Paper ID: 28
OPTIMIZATION OF CROP-LIVESTOCK INTEGRATION BETWEEN PADDY AND BEEF CATTLE TO ACHIEVE INPUT EFFICIENCY
Sutrisno Hadi Purnomo1*, Shanti Emawati2, Ayu Intan Sari3 and Endang Tri Rahayu4
1234Dept. of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Sebelas Maret University, Surakarta
This research aims to investigate profiles resource farmers who have for implementing the integration of farming the crop-livestock and analyze the right resources allocation applied to farmers to obtain the optimal revenue. The research was implemented at the Mojogedang Subdistrict, Karanganyar Regency. Design research using the survey method. In purposive sampling method sampling by the number of 35 respondents who are members of the beef cattle farmers group. Data analysis is a descriptive analysis, analysis of cost and income of farming-livestock, as well as data analysis Linear Progamming (LP). The results show that the value of total receipts that exceed the total costs (TR > TC) and effort assessed beneficial because R/C ratio > 1. Based on the results of the analysis note that R/C Ratio of the beef cattle business and farming paddy business was 1.08 and 1,36. The results of optimizing the use of labor resources at a surplus value of 6.34 means that labor resources at the respondent farmer level have excessive status and have not been fully utilized. Conclusion on the research is the integration between paddy and beef cattle can be applied in the subdistrict of Ngargoyoso.