Inovasi Kartu Petani Mandiri (KPM) Plus dalam rangka meningkatkan kesejahteraan Petani oleh Dinas Pertanian Kabupaten Bojonegoro

  • Nurudin Abdurohim S1 Ilmu Administrasi Negara, Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Hukum, Universitas Negeri Surabaya


Kartu Petani Mandiri (KPM) Plus is an innovation from Pemerintah Kabupaten Bojonegoro. The issuance of the card is
an effort by the Pemerintah Kabupaten Bojonegoro to improve the welfare of farmers in Bojonegoro Regency, as stated
in Regent Regulation Number 20 of 2019. This program is intended for farmers who are members of Poktan (farmers).
The purpose of this research is to describe the Innovation of Kartu Petani Mandiri (KPM) Plus in to improve the welfare
of farmers by the Dinas Pertanian Kabupaten Bojonegoro. Researchers used descriptive research with a qualitative
approach. Data collection techniques consisted of observation, interviews, and documentation. The data analysis
technique is done by collecting data, reducing data, presenting data, and drawing conclusions. This study uses the focus
of innovation management research according to Utomo, there are five stages of innovation management, namely, 1)
Exploration of Ideas and Innovation Needs in the issuance of this card is needed by the Farmer community in
Bojonegoro Regency. 2) Innovation Incubation, plans have been prepared in advance by the Bojonegoro Regency
Government in running the independent farmer program where funding for this program comes from the APBD. 3)
Dissemination or Diffusion of Innovation, Information dissemination is carried out by the Bojonegoro Regency
Government through online and print media. 4) Adoption / Replication / Innovation Modification, this Card Issuance is
a good program, it is proven that government agencies outside the city want to adopt it. 5) Actualization of Innovation,
is an accountability for the implementation of this program, monitoring and evaluation activities must be carried out so
that innovation runs well and is right on target. In the future, it is hoped that the Dinas Pertanian Kabupaten Bojonegoro
will be more diligent in socializing this program, and collaborating with private companies or BUMN in order to
improve the quality and quantity of this program.