Agriculture is a job that is very practiced all over the world, that is, there are many people in this world, who make a living by growing crops, vegetables and fruits, flowers and raising livestock. Based on geographical conditions, level of technology, demand for products, and needs of workers.
Outline of commercial farming
Commercial agriculture, also known as agribusiness, is a method of farming in which crops are raised and livestock are raised with the aim of selling crops on the market, so they can make money. In commercial agriculture, especially crops that are in great demand for production, namely plants that are to be exported to other countries or used as raw materials in the industry.
Farmers’ Commercial Characteristics
- Plants are intended primarily for separate consumption
The first factor is the high level of product consumption, mostly more than 50% of the crop. It is worth mentioning that small, although small subsistence farming is not always the place where it is subsistence agriculture.
- Small capital contribution
Central subsistence farming