Induction of Secondary Somatic Embryos of Arabica Coffee and Detection Somaclonal Variation using SSRs Marker

ESTATE CROPS INFO – The secondary somatic embryogenesis of coffee plant can be used to propagate superior varieties, plant resulted from genetic transformation and mutation. Present study aimed to obtain the best media composition for induction of secondary somatic embryos in solid or semi-solid media, and to evaluate the possibility of somaclonal variations occurrence in […]

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Prospects of Agroforestry Development Based on Coffee in Indonesia

Estate Crops News – Limitations of agricultural land to encourage people/ farmers open up new land in forest areas, by felling tree forests and forcing open plants and burning the remains of plants and shrubs as a result of land being serious critical. One effort to over come the problem is through the implementation of […]

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Population Dynamic of Lice Green Scales and Aphids Population on Three Varieties of Arabica Coffee

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – One of the main constraints on the growth of coffee seedlings in the greenhouse is pests lice green scales (Coccus viridis) and Aphids (Aphids gossypii) that can inhibit the growth of plants. Competition in utilizing nutrients can cause the attacked plants to become more severe, even some plants to be dead. […]

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