Hasanuddin, Tubagus (2009) FARMER’S RESPONSE TO Jatrophacurcas L, DEVELOMENT IN KETIBUNG DISTRICT, LAMPUNG PROVINCE. In: International Conference Agriculture at the crossroad, November, 25-26, Bandung, Indonesia.

Farmer's Response to Jatropha Curcas L. Development in Ketibung District, Lampung Province.pdf

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Jatrophacurcas L. has strategic position in fuel shortages. This is because the oil content of jatrophacurcas L. has a hight relative and can be used as alternative fuels. In shouth Lampung, Lampung Province, development ofjatraphacurcas L. has been intiated since 2005, but the development shows that are less enocouraging. Therefore, farmer’sresponse to the development ofjatrophcurcas L is important to know. This study aims to determine: 1) the farmer’s response to the development of jatrophacurcas L. as an alternative biofuel, 2) The influence factors to farmer’s response to the development of jatrophacurcas.L, 3) Farm Income Jatrophacurcas. L, and 4) The prospect of jatrophacurcas L development in farmer’s communities. This research is done in Ketibung district, South Lampung, Lampung Province. The study was conducted from February-September 2009. The total of respondents are 60 person. The research method is a observation participations and the data analyzed were descriptive. The results of this research showed that 1) The farmer’s response to development ofjatrophacurcas. L are positively ifjatrophacurcas L farm can increase farmer’s income, 2) The factors of production price, product marketing, government policies, incentive, and farmers’ social interactions affect the response of farmers in developing Jatrophacurcas. L, 3) Farm Income of Jatrophacurcas L not yet feasible economically (R/C < 1 ), and 4) prospects to the development of Jatrophacurcas L is very good if the government gives great help in providing production facilities and support the marketing production with high prices (Rp.5000,00/kg) Keyword: Jatrophacurcas L, prospects, farm income, the farmer’s response.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Pertanian (FP) > Prodi Penyuluhan Pertanian
Depositing User: Tubagus Hasanuddin
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2017 08:10
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2017 08:10
URI: http://repository.lppm.unila.ac.id/id/eprint/4276

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