The Effect of Jamu Formulas on Body Weight, Antioxidant Activities, and Antibody Titer in Chicken

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Medicinal plants are useful to increase body immunity, body weight, appetite, and improve health both for human and animal. The research aimed to obtain functional drink formula for chicken, called jamu, made with spices and medicinal plants. These trials consisted of 3 activities; first, raw materials preparation include fermentation and extraction, second, […]

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Endophytic Bacteria from Purwoceng as Steroid and Antipatogenic Compounds Producers

ESTATE CROPS INFO  – Purwoceng (Pimpinella pruatjan Molk.) is a commercial medicinal plant from Indonesia that is useful as an aphrodisiac, diuretic, and tonic. Purwoceng are known to produce some secondary metabolite compounds of phytosterol (stigmasterol, sitosterol, bergapten, ergosterol, amirin, and vitamin E). The quantity of phytosterol compounds isolated from this plant is very small, but […]

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Research Innovation to Support the Commersialization of Biopesticides in Indonesia

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – The economic value of biological pesticides outside Indonesia is quite high, reaching US $ 1.8 billion, however, in Indonesia, the value is insignificant. The paper was aimed to discuss the commercialization of biological pesticides and research innovation to support its development.

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The Amethyst Plant (Datura metel L.) as Roaw Materials of Botanical Insecticides to Control Aspidorpha milliaris F.

Estate Crops News – Amethyst (Datura metel L.) is one of a potential plants used as raw material of botanical insecticides, but until now it had not been prived. The purposes of the research is to determine the potential of the amethyst as a botanical insecticide to Aspidomorpha milliaris F. (Coleoptera: Crysomelidae).

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The Potency of Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizobacteria as Enviromentally Friendly Biological Controller Agent of Estate Crops Diseases

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Estate crops is one of foreigh exchange producers that an be relied on in the globalization era. Therefore, the production of estate crops process requres means of production that is efficient and enviromentally friendly to raise the competitiveness in the global market.

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Potency of Endophytic Bacteria of the Bitter King

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Endophytic bacteria live within healthy plant tissue and play important roles, such as producing compounds of plant growth regulators substances such as IAA, GA3, and Cytokinin. The aims of this research is to evaluate the potential of endophytic bacteria to promote the growth, andrographolide content, and dry matter yield of king […]

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