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Analysis of constraints for compliance to Good Agricultural Practices by the horticultural sector in Indonesia : project report 2011

Koomen, I.; Zulkarnain, I.; Suleaman, A.; Ruting, A.

Summary

The horticultural industry in Indonesia is progressively moving to apply Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) with the aim of producing sustainably as well as guaranteeing food safety. While the Ministry of Agriculture has put a lot of effort in assisting farmers to comply to the national IndoGAP and become Si Sakti certified uptake has been slower than expected. This study has tried to identify the constraints for compliance to GAP such that with this knowledge incentives for GAP compliance can be formulated.