Problems of Palm Oil Farmers in West Sumatra, Indonesia
Available Online July 2019.
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- palm oil; problems of farmers; palm oil lexicons; company; West Sumatra
- There are many problems of palm oil business to solve by the government instead of the black campaign from numerous international NGO on palm oil issues as an environmental parasite. This article just focusses on farmer’s problems, palm oil company problems, media of education, lexicons documentation, and palm oil museum in West Sumatra. The conflicts between palm companies and farmers or society around the plantation in West Sumatra are also explored. Data were collected through interviews, existing records, focus group on discussion, meetings and social networks. A thematic content analysis was used to investigate. The results proved there are still many issues that need to be resolved since from land clearing, seeding, planting, treatment, spraying, fertilizing, harvesting, and marketing.
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TY - CONF AU - Sawirman Sawirman PY - 2019/07 DA - 2019/07 TI - Problems of Palm Oil Farmers in West Sumatra, Indonesia BT - International Conference on Innovation in Research (ICIIR 2018) – Section: Economics and Management Science PB - Atlantis Press SP - 190 EP - 191 SN - 2352-5428 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iciir-18.2019.35 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/iciir-18.2019.35 ID - Sawirman2019/07 ER -