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Jurnal AGRIPITA diterbitkan 3 kali dalam setahun yaitu pada bulan April, Agustus dan Desember.
ABSTRACT. This study was conducted on 100 respondents who live around Saluran Udara Tegangan Tinggi (SUTT) area which is located in all regions of South Sumatra. Determining the location chosen purposively to take some respondents whose home is around SUTT networks. Simple random sampling method was used as a sampling technique. The purposes of this study were to: (1) determine the behavior of the people who live around SUTT network, (2) describe the socio-economic conditions of the people around SUTT network, and identifies whether public attitudes affect the socio-economic conditions of people living in the surrounding tissue SUTT. The results showed that in socio-economic conditions site, generally, people were working as farmers, traders, workers, private employees, self-employed, and civil servants. The average income per month were starting from 1 million IDR to 2 million IDR. It means that their icome is still low. Social side can be seen from their living condition for example their house is still using wood in low quality as main material. Land ownership status including their own, and rent. The perception of the community living under SUTT network claimed that the They had never felt a significant health problem, but there are little unrest caused by the presence of loud whirring sound coming from the cable every rainy season. Technically, though not necessarily identical as the cause of health problems but has been disturbing the peace of residents who live around that area. This problem cause anxiety, which is in turn disrupt the activities of people in socio-economic. Thus, it can cause a health problem. Key words: Network SUTT , public attitudes and Socio-Economic Conditions
ABSTRACT. Tourism is one of the sources of economic development which is growing so fast now. The kind of tourisms which has the big potential to develop is agro tourism. One of them is an Agrowisata Bina Darma. Yet, it has not been developed fully and utilised optimally up to now, so we need to do the study about the study on the sustainable development of agrotourism, the case is taken in Agrowisata Bina Darma. The purpose of the research is to estimate the carrying capacity, prefeasibility on economic in the developing in Agrowisata Bina Darma. The result of analysis on economic prefeasibilty determines that Agrowisata Bina Darma is deserved to be developed sustainably either to scenarios on managing each tourist area or roundtrip ticket. The carrying capacity to develop Agro Wisata Bina Darma is still good. The recommendation which is proposed that the organiser can increase an extra hour visit for each guest for tourist objects which have limited hour if there is an increase significantly on visitors.Keywords: Agrotourism, Carrying Capacity, Economy prefeasibility
ABSTRACT. This research is purposed (1) to analyze factors (instructor performance, internal and external representing bureaucracy system performance) determine farmerâs prosperity both direct and indirectly through poor farmers empowerment, (2) to identify constrains in empowering such poor farmers. This research has been conducted on 208 farmers as respondent in 15 villages which are grouped in 9 districts in Banyuasin regency. The result of this research exposes that (1) instructor performance factor significantly determines farmerâs prosperity (directly), nevertheless it does not significantly determines poor farmers empowerment (indirectly). Internal and external factor do not significantly determine farmerâs prosperity (directly), nevertheless they significantly determine poor farmer empowerment (indirectly). Coefficient determination of bureaucracy system performance toward poor farmer empowerment is 65% (R2 = 65%), on the other hand coefficient determination of bureaucracy system performance toward farmerâs prosperity is 57% (R2 = 57%). PUAP program realization is only 15,3% before calculating any expenses. The expenses are estimated 61%, farmers non performing loan 23% and other constraints on Gapoktan institution, (2) such constraints that usually deal with are (a) changing farmerâs mindset (paradigm), (b) low of farmerâs education, (c) long distance of PUAP receiver villages, (d) non performing loan, and (e) lack of counseling fund. Keywords: empowerment, bureaucracy system performance, poor farmers, and PUAP program
ABSTRACT. South Sumatra has the big enough potential fishery, but not followed by a high consumption of fish, which only reached 24.9 kg per capita per year. The main reason is the lack of ability to process their own fish. Most fish consumed directly, but fish can be processed as a raw material in the producting a new product such as salted fish, fish jerky, shredded fish, fish ball and typical food Palembang known as pempek, model, tekwan, laksan, Kemplang and others. There are so many businesses that produce Pempek in Palembang city, ranging from home-based businesses to medium enterprises. The success of these bussiness in marketing, needs to be supported by an understanding of consumer behavior, so the producer can design what consumers want, and then on the basis of this understanding, companies can develop a marketing strategy. Studying consumer behavior is to learn how consumers make the decision to use the available resources (time, money and effort) to obtain the desired goods or services. If the company already has had information about the variables that influence consumer behavior, then the company can develop the right marketing strategy in terms of product, price, distribution and promotion. Keywords: consumer behavior, marketing strategy
The aim this research is to analyze number of independent labor hour allocation in palm oil plantation and rubber farming, to analyze the effect of independent labor hour allocation in palm oil plantation factors, to account the independent labor earnings in palm oil plantation and in their rubber farming, and to account their earnings to Minimum Live Cost. This research has done in Bandar Agung Village, Lubuk Batang Subdistrict, Ogan Komering Ulu District, Province of Sout Sumatera. The time of this researh was in April until May 2009.Â This research was used Survey Reasearch Method and Simple Random Sampling Method. Number of sample in PTP.Mitra Ogan were 30 responders. The results of this research were independent labour hour alocationÂ in PT Mitra Ogan palm oil plantationÂ was 136.67 hours per mounth. This was higher than and rubber farming hour alocation wasÂ 35.53 hours per mounth. Simoultaneously, independent labour hour alocationÂ in PTP. Mitra Ogan palm oil plantation was influenced siginificanly by old of the labour, number of family,Â work labour experience, and level of the labour education. Kontribution of labour earning in PTP. Mitra Ogan Palm Oil was 26.35 percent, and from rubber farming was 19.09 percent. Kontribution of labour earning in PTP. Mitra Ogan palm Oil was higher than theirÂ minimum living cost. Â Keywords : Family Head Labour, Independencedaily Labour, Oil Palm Plantation and Rubber