Endurance Testing of Sugarcane Clones

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION- Testing resistance to disease clones of sugarcane streak mosaic is one of the technological innovation research activities of Center for Estate Crops Research and Development in the Fiscal Year 2011. Streak mosaic is a new disease in sugarcane plantations in Indonesia with the distribution is quite broad, especially in Java. The disease […]

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Construction of the garden collection of rubber clones in Pakuwon

BOGOR, ESTATE CROPS – Superior genotypes rubber assembly is highly dependent on the availability of germplasm. Garden collection of superior clones of rubber needs to be built as a farm conservation of genetic resources, as for the construction of the parent seed orchard and garden artificial crosses are used to assemble a superior clones. Collection […]

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Development of fertilizer formula based on endophytic bacteria on sugarcane

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION – Development of fertilizer formula based on endophytic bacteria on sugarcane is one of the estate technology innovations produced by the Indonesian Center for Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD), IAARD, Ministry of Agriculture in 2011. Developed biological fertilizers generally utilize endophytic bacteria. Six isolates of N-fixing bacteria have been tested their survival […]

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Pests Control in Tea Plantation

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION – Problem in pesticide residues as a result of excessive use of pesticides in tea plantations needs to pay attention in order to secure and increase tea exports of Indonesia. Efforts to minimize the use of pesticides and residue problems are possibly to be done through 3 (three) approaches : (a) non-chemical […]

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Lubrication oils from by Products of Pecan Sunan

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Polyolester-based lubricant compound can be produced from the glycerol compound of fuel by product of biodiesel production of sunan hazelnut oil and oleic acid compounds. Manufacture of lubrication oil was made feasible through a process of glycerol polymerization, conversion of oleic acid into estolida, and esterification reaction of the two previous […]

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Innovation Technology on Muliplication of Sugarcane Seed

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION – In 2011, Indonesian Center for Estate Crops Research and Development, Ministry of Agriculture released innovation technology potential to multiply the seeds quickly, voluminously, and uniformly through tissue culture technology. Provision of sugarcane seed through tissue culture follows four important stages, namely callus induction, proliferation, differentiation, and regeneration to form plantlet. For […]

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