Acceleration Of Productive Age Of Sunan Candlenut (Reutealis Trisperma) Through Splicing Technology

Sunan candlenut is an agricultural commodity that is determined as an alternative energy source. Cultivation technology innovation has a very important role in supporting the development of an efficient and highly competitive Sunan Pecan agribusiness system. The main obstacle in the development of sunan candlenut plants is the productive age is slow, naturally begins to bear […]

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Upas Fungus Disease (Upasia Salmonicolor) In Cocoa Plants

PLANTATION NEWS – Upas fungus or often referred to as pink disease is a disease found in almost all cocoa producing countries. This disease is caused by the pathogenic activity of the basidiomycetes fungus group ie Salmonicolor Upasia in plants. This pathogen is polyphagic, which has several hosts, among others, coffee, cocoa, rubber, tea, quinine and several […]

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“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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Seminar and Expo National Coffee Technology Innovation, August 28-29st

Indonesian Research Institute for Industrial and Beverages Crops already organize National Seminar and Expo Innovation Technology Coffee, 28-29 August 2013, in Bogor and Sukabumi, Indonesia with the theme “Strengthening the Role of Technological Innovation National Coffee to Green Economy”. For more information click here

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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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Development of Seeds Industry of Cashew

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) is very important to the economy of communities in marginal areas, such as provinces of NTT, NTB, South Sulawesi, and Southeast Sulawesi. Demand of cashew keeps increasing, however, crop productivity is still low so that the production and farmers’ income are not optimal yet. Low crop productivity […]

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