The purpose of this study was to identify the level of entrepreneurial behavior of farmers and their relation to farmers participation in extension activities and technical efficiency of corn farming. This study was conducted in corn production areas in Malang – East Java. The Primary data (cross section) were collected through interviews and questionnaires. Most of the questionnaires was designed with a Likert scale and a Guttman scale. The samples were determined by stratified random sampling. Respondents are 85 people. The data were analyzed by descriptive and correlation analyses between entrepreneurial behavior of farmers with farmer participation in extension activities and technical efficiency of corn farming. The results showed that entrepreneurial behavior of farmers have moderate category (58,60) with the distribution of medium category (70,59 percent), high (28,24 percent), and low (1,18 percent). Entrepreneurial behavior was significantly and positively related to farmers’ participation in extension activity and technical efficiency of corn farming.
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