2nd Announcement ICSP 2019

BACKGROUND The contribution of agricultural commodities from plantation sector has been significant in terms of job opportunities and export earnings. Major plantation crops such as palm oil, rubber, coconut, sago, coffee, cacao and tea may ccontinue their significant contribution to the economy of many tropical countries. These countries will still dominate as the world’s leading […]

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Diversification of Tea Based Products in The Food, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Industry

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Tea is a popular beverage in the world that have health benefits. Over the period 2006-2016 the amount of tea production and consumption in the world increased significantly. International Tea Committee reported that amount of world tea production in 2016 reached 5.46 million tons with total consumption reaching 5. 1 million tons. […]

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In Vitro Multiplication of Patchouli uses Alternative Primary Medium

ESTATE CROPS INFO –  The quality of seeds are very  important in patchoulli cultivation. Cutting multiplication seeds are usually easy in transmitting diseases and relatively need a long time to grow. So far patchouli seeds  obtained conventionally with cutting has some constraints, hence tissue culture techniques becomes the solution once. The success of propagation and breeding […]

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Varietas Unggul Lokal Tembakau Magetan

VARIETAS UNGGUL PERKEBUNAN – Sidang pelepasan varietas tembakau lokal Magetan dilaksanakan di Hotel Bumi Wiyata Kota Depok pada tanggal 2 November 2017 bersama-sama dengan pelepasan beberapa komoditas perkebunan lainnya. Tembakau Magetan merupakan tembakau rakyat yang diproses secara rajangan. Tembakau ini sudah berkembang sejak tahun 1910 di wilayah Kecamatan Parang, Kabupaten Magetan dengan luas areal rata-rata […]

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Balit Palma Rilis Dua Varietas Kelapa dan Satu Varietas Sagu

VARIETAS UNGGUL PERKEBUNAN – Menjelang akhir tahun 2017, Balai Penelitian Tanaman Palma (Balit Palma) Badan Litbang Kementerian Pertanian Pertanian bekerja sama dengan pemerintah daerah Kabupaten Banggai, Kabupaten Kepulauan Selayar dan Kabupaten Indragiri Hilir, melepas tiga varietas unggul nasional. Hal ini dinyatakan melalui Sidang Pelepasan Varietas Tanaman Perkebunan yang diselenggarakan oleh Direktorat Jenderal Perkebunan (2/11/2017 ). […]

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Students of STPP Medan visit to ICECRD’s

ESATE CROPS ACTIVITIES – Students of the College of Agricultural Extension (STPP) Medan, visits to the Indonesian Center for Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) Bogor (08/25/2014). The delegation led by Chairman of STPP, Dr. Widi Hardjono received by the Head of Collaboration and Utilization Research of ICECRD, Dr. Syafaruddin, accompanied by Division Head of […]

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“Jamu Ternak” Fermentation Enhances Immunity

INNOVATION TECHNOLOGY – Fermented herbal medicine consisting of a mixture of discovery plants, bitter, betel and onion have activities as immunomodulators and are anti-viral in humans. One of the diseases that can cause huge losses because of killing millions of poultry is avian influenza caused by the Avian Influenza virus.

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Botanical Pesticides

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION – intensification of the use of synthetic pesticides resulting in serious impacts, including the balance of the ecosystem disturbed agricultural land for natural enemies of pests killed. This state at any time can lead to an explosion of pests, so farmers had to use pesticides with concentrations higher than the recommendations given. […]

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