Sugarcane Productivity and Yield Increased with Sprouting Physiological Engineering

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.) was one of the strategic commodity, because it was used as raw material for various industries such as sugar, ethanol, amino acids, organic acids and foodstuffs. Therefore, development and improvement of productivity programs became the priority.

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Production of Generation II Bioethanol from Sugar Cane Biomass

INNOVATION OF PLANTATION TECHNOLOGY – Today the world faces a serious problem of decreasing energy reserves. The limitation of fuel oil (BBM) occurs because the fossil raw materials have started to run out. As a result, the government cut fuel subsidies and made energy savings and sought to find alternative renewable fuels such as biethanol.

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Revealing the Endophyte Potentials to Improve Sugarcane Health and Support an Increase in Sugar Production

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Escalation of sugarcane productivity to support self-sufficiency in sugar in 2014 should be followed with improving environmentally friendly cultivation sys-tem. One of the alternatives is the use of endophyte. Endophyte is a microorganism naturally integrated with healthty plant and lives inside plant tissues without giving any negative effects.

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Sugarcane Technology Innovation : Core Sample, Increase Farmer Interest

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Transparency yield results between farmers and Sugar Company (PG) is often a problem. With cane supply 95% of people still rely on sugar cane farmers, cane farmers the confidence of course a concern PG and SOE Sugar. Director PTPN X, Subiyono said today it has developed a technology Core Sample. “With […]

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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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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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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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