Journal of Environment and Management
Vol. 1 No. 3 (2020): Journal of Environment and Management

Strategi Pengembangan Komoditas Unggulan di Kelurahan Banturung Kecamatan Bukit Batu Kota Palangka Raya

Andreas Jongguran Sihombing (Dinas Pertanian dan Ketahanan Pangan Kota Palangka Raya)
Evi Feronika Elbaar (Universitas Palangka Raya)
Soaloon Sinaga (Universitas Palangka Raya)

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Publish Date
01 Oct 2020


Banturung village, located in Bukit Batu Subdistrict, Palangka Raya city, is known with its considerable agricultural products, especially in horticultural crops subsector. The superior horticultural crops commodities, however, needs more attention since input side of production process is still experiencing problems for further development. Hence formulating strategy for its development is a nessecity. This study aims to identify leading commodities and to formulate development strategy for such commodity in the village. A LQ analysis and farmers' preferences were used to determine the superior crops, while SWOT analysis was applied to formulete development strategy for the superior one. The results showed top four commodity were beans (LQ = 8.26), long beans (LQ = 2.75), onions red (LQ = 2.06), and eggplant (LQ = 1.84). The strategies could be took for their development are: 1) increasing cooperation/partnership between farmer institutions and private or government parties, 2) increasing the carrying capacity of infra-structure and facilities, 3) optimizing capital assistance from government as stimulant for processing innovation, mar-keting, and dissemination of products, and 4) providing information and data to support marketing inquiry.

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Agriculture, Biological Sciences & Forestry Humanities Education Environmental Science Social Sciences


Journal of Environment and Management (JEM) is a peer reviewed, online and open access journal for the publication of original research, reviews or short communication related to managing environmental systems and improving environmental quality. Specific area of interest for the journal include: ...