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description Journal article public Jurnal WACANA

Implikasi Kontrak USAha Tani dengan Perusahaan terhadap Keberlanjutan USAha Tani (Studi pada Komoditi Jagung)

Asfi -. Manzilati, Ahmad Erani Yustika, Bayu -. Krisnamurthi, Agus -. Suman
Published 2010

Abstract

Crops for Indonesia is a strategic commodity for agricultural development. The development of crops bring "strategic burden" to answer the needs of food security and poverty reduction programs. At the same time there is an urgent need and great hopes to the company's to involve in farming contract. While the impact of farming contract on the welfare of farmers still leaves a big question about the sustainability of farming in the long run. Consider to the gap of reality, this study aims to know the implications of contracts with corporate farming toward economy, ecology, and institution to sustainable farming. This research was conducted in Blitar, which is one area of farming contracts between farmers with the company. Using a symbolic interaction perspective, the results showed that the recurrence of contract farming between farmers with companies (large) with the implication (1) economy (increasing farmers' income, the continuity of farming because of the free seeds and standby loan from the company, and increased productivity due to the intense seeding corn planting rules), (2) ecology (lack of obedience to the natural prerequirement associated with the 2:1 formula and the use of fertilizers make the harm of environment, and (3) institutional (meaning a change to the value of life, the transformation of formal rules to informal rules that caused by isolation rules, the shifting value of farm as a social area to businesses area, and the shifting role of the village formal institutions (civil). Implications of economy, ecology, and these institutions in turn have implications for the sustainability of farming

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