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Journal : Jurnal Sosial Ekonomi Pertanian

PENGARUH KEPEMIMPINAN TRANSFORMASIONAL TERHADAP KEMANDIRIAN GAPOKTAN

Jurnal Sosial Ekonomi Pertanian Vol 7, No 2 (2014)
Publisher : Jurnal Sosial Ekonomi Pertanian

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This study was conducted to assess the effect of the transformational leadership toward Gapoktan independence. This study is a descriptive research, which is a type of research that aims to describe something. The analysis in this study is done by combining the quantitative approach that is supported by qualitative approach.The results showed that there are significant effect of transformational leadership against the Gapoktan independence. It is based on statistical tests were performed with simple linear regression. The above results confirm the contribution of the transformational leadership in support for Gapoktan independence realization. The implication is the extent to which the leader can actualize values in transformational leadership, then it will have an impact on the realization of Gapoktan independence. Keywords: the transformational leadership, gapoktan independence

TANTANGAN LITERASI INFORMASI PETANI DI ERA INFORMASI: Studi Kasus Petani di Lahan Pasir Pantai Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta

JSEP (Journal of Social and Agricultural Economics) Vol 10 No 1 (2017)
Publisher : University of Jember

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Information literacy of farmers is especially significant for the growth of farmer, increasing farmers’ income, promoting efficiency of agriculture and rural development. The aims of this research are getting to know 1) the challenge of farmers to understand the needs, source, access of agricultural information and 2) the challenge of farmers information literacy: possess, syntesize, analyze, diseminate and adoption of agricultural information. Participatory action research was choosen as a tool for enacting farmer-driven research. This result showed that the challenge of understanding the needs of agricultural information are slightly on the low level because farmers have understood the needs of information variety to enhance better farming. They can mention the basic needs of agricultural information on farming in the coastal sandy land which are resistant seed, watering and mulch system, biochemical of fertilizer and pesticide, and market product information. The challenge of farmers information literacy on how the farmers possess, synthesize, analyze, diseminate and adoption of information are demanding. Majority of farmers who called as members of farmer group have merely depended on the information which is provided by the group. They mostly conduct and access agricultural information by using interpersonal approach.