Authors : Fauzan IsmawanProgram Studi Peternakan, Fakultas Pertanian, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta, SuhartoProgram Studi Peternakan, Fakultas Pertanian, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta, Sutrisno Hadi PurnomoProgram Studi Peternakan, Fakultas Pertanian, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Surakarta
This study was taken place in solid fertilizer processing SMEs at Jatikuwung village, Gondangrejo Sub District of Karanganyar Regency. This study aimed to find out the feasibility of compost processing business development in experimental farm viewed from financial aspect and to determine the Break Even Point (BEP) gain. Basic method employed in this study was descriptive one with survey technique. The location of research was selected using purposive sampling technique. The analysis was carried out by conducting financial analysis on business feasibility in investment using criteria of Net Benefit Cost Ratio (Net B/C Ratio), Net Present Value (NPV), Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Payback Period of Credit (PPC), and Break Event Point (BEP). Considering the result of financial feasibility analysis, the compost processing business in experimental farm got the following feasibility criteria score: NPV of IDR 13.719.059,41; BCR of 1,23, IRR of 19,39%, PPC of 3,83 and compost sale BEP of IDR 23.349.615,71. The conclusion drawn was that compost processing in experimental farm was feasible to be attempted and could get profit if it could sell more than 4.111 units of plastic fertilizer package and 613 units of solid compost sack package.