FACTORS INFLUENCING PRODUCTION DECISIONS AND HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION OF SUGAR CANE (SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM) FARMERS IN INDONESIA

N. Rizkiyah, D. Koestiono, B. Setiawan, N. Hanani
2018 Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences  
This research aims to determine factors influencing economic decision-making of sugarcane farmers' household in terms of production, labor allocation and consumption. This research was conducted in Malang, East Java, Indonesia. The number of respondents, based on the ratoons rate, was 172 sugarcane households. Parameter estimation was conducted using two-stage least square method. Parameter estimation showed that non family labor allocation of sugarcane farming was influenced by sugarcane farm,
more » ... by sugarcane farm, the use of ZA fertilizer, wage rate of nonfamily woman labor of sugarcane farming, and ratoons frequency. Family labor allocation of sugarcane farming was actually influenced by sugarcane farm, a family labor of sugarcane farming, total family members, and rations frequency.
doi:10.18551/rjoas.2018-03.23 fatcat:bvijiuvdmfeqdexjqfqqhjjtsu