Proceedings of the International Conference on Science and Technology (ICST 2018)

Role of Livestock to Improve the Economy of Sota Border Community Based on Environment

Authors
Nurcholis Nurcholis, Lilik Surmaryanti, Dirwan Muchlis, Syetiel Maya Salamony
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Nurcholis Nurcholis
Available Online December 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icst-18.2018.129How to use a DOI?
Keywords
livestock; economy; local people border
Abstract

Sota communities mostly depend on local agricultural income. The purpose of this research is to know the role of business in the field of livestock to social level (welfare) in Sota District community in environmentally border area. The method used is a survey using questionnaires to 90 respondents selected by purposive random sampling on people who work as farmers and breeders. Primary and secondary data were analyzed descriptively. The results showed that the characteristics of livestock farmers belong to the age of productive, and experienced in the field of animal husbandry business. Average income of chicken breeders 156.000 IDR per month, besides the type of chicken farming business is highest in cultivated by local people tribe "Kanume". Various factors of constraints in livestock business in the border region is an environmental factor that gives the effect of lowering the interest of raising chickens due to the emergence of the type of disease. But in general livestock business has a positive impact to improve the economy of border communities.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the International Conference on Science and Technology (ICST 2018)
Series
Atlantis Highlights in Engineering
Publication Date
December 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-650-1
ISSN
2589-4943
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icst-18.2018.129How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2018, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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