This research is aimed at analyzing: (1) farmer's perception towards initiating AntiPoverty Program-APP (2) the difference in farmers' income before and after accept-ing the Program (3) Internal and external influencing factors to achieve the program'sgoal. It was found that (1) farmers had positive response towards the Program. Mostfarmers agreed that the program had increased their production even though somestill said no. (2) There was an increase in farmers' income as large as 21.03% growthafter experiencing in APP. (3) Strategy adopted significantly influenced the way itreached the goal. Aggressive strategy was applied by utilizing all strengthening fac-tors internally and externally. It was recommended that the Karya Makmur farmergroup in Pacitan Region ought to improve farmers self–reliance through guidanceand counseling, to develop partnership in agro industrial activities for increasingproduction and income, to utilize the advantage of soft-loan.