“Therapi” Tea, Processed Tea Products that Are Refreshing and Healthy

ESTATE CROPS PRODUCTS – Drinking tea in the morning, noon to night is a habit of Indonesian society long ago, both in cold and hot weather. Tea consumption is increasing because the chemical content of tea is beneficial to improve body health. Another benefit of consuming tea is to reduce the risk of heart disease, […]

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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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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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Solutions to Meet the Needs of Beef: Herbs to Improve Cow Fertility

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION – Utilization of medicinal herbs for the purpose of increasing fertility in humans has long been known, but not much done to animal. National program of self-sufficiency in beef, one of the programs carried out through artificial insemination (AI). Increased productivity of beef cattle through IB using excel as a stud beef […]

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Potential of Superior Variety Kemiri Sunan ss Resources for Biodiesel Material

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Biodiesel needs to be developed seriously as an alternative energy due to decrease in fossil fuel resource. Biodiesel had been planned by OPEC to be one of energy supply resource. Kemiri sunan (Reutealis trisperma (Blanco) Airy Shaw) is one of potential crops for the biodiesel purpose. Besides containing high oil, it […]

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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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Potential Smartz+ Fruits Borer Pest Control for Cocoa

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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