Optimization of Sago Starch Processing into Bio fuels

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION- Optimization of Sago Starch Processing into Bio fuels with Cost Efficiency Up to 70%. Energy requirements of fuel oil as gasoline and kerosene increased, while the availability of domestic fuel reserves are limited and its use has a negative impact on the environment and human health. Therefore, it is indispensable source of […]

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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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Assembling of Palm Oil Flowering Genetic Systems

ESTATE CROPS INNOVATION- Assembling of Palm Oil Flowering Genetic Systems is one of the technological innovations generated by Indonesian Center for Estate Crops Research and Development in 2011. In the flowering cycle of palm oil, the sexual differentiation process begins with the formation of primordial interest of the flower meristem tissue. Once it happens the […]

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Superior Cacao Clones and Crop Management Techniques

ESTATE CROPS NNOVATION- Current cocoa plant production in East Nusa Tenggara (Nusa Tenggara Ttimur), Indonesia is low i.e. only 526 kg/ha, which according to the Directorate General of Estate Crops in 2009 it was only 228 kg/ha. The low productivity is partly due to low quality of planting materials and land conditions are marginal. Rainfall […]

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In Vitro Assembling of Sugarcane Varieties Tolerant to Wet Climate

ESTATE CROPS INOVATION– In vitro culture could assemble new varieties. One method of in vitro culture, which is effective and efficient way to assemble high yielding varieties, is through in vitro selection, in which the desired new properties have been directed since there are cultured.

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Eco-friendly Traps to Control Sexava spp.

Sexava is an important pest causing serious damage to coconut plantation. Due to intensive use of synthetic insecticide to control the pest, some eco-friendly traps called Balitka MLA-trap, singly or in combination with insect glue (fly glue and tangle food) were developed. Balitka MLA trap was designed based on the behavior of Sexava spp. that was active […]

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