Prospects of Agroforestry Development Based on Coffee in Indonesia

Estate Crops News – Limitations of agricultural land to encourage people/ farmers open up new land in forest areas, by felling tree forests and forcing open plants and burning the remains of plants and shrubs as a result of land being serious critical. One effort to over come the problem is through the implementation of […]

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Extention of Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) Cropping in Indonesia

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni is a bushy shrub of the Asteraceae family, indigenous plant of Paraguay. Now the plants are cultivated in some countries of Asia, Europe and Canada. The Stevia leaves have stevioside and rebaudioside which are the major metabolites and these compounds have sweetness characteristic 250 to 300 times of sucrose in sugar cane.

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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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Consortium Model of Innovation Development for Bio-fertilizer

BOGOR,  ESTATE CROPS – Initially with a meeting in April 2011 between the Ministry of Agriculture and National Innovations Committee, they have reached an agreement to develop biofertilizer as  breakthrough technologies in agriculture, involving LIPI and IPB. The underlying agreement are: 1. Destruction of agricultural land as a result of using synthetic fertilizers, so that […]

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Perspektif ICECRD Vol. 9 No. 2, 2010

      TABEL OF CONTENTS Prospect and Prblems of Jatropha curcas Development as Biodiesel Energy in Indonesia (M. Syakir); Opportunity to Fulfil Mint Products in Indonesia; (Ekwasita Rini Pribadi); Application of Standard Operational Procedure to Support Java Turmeric as Potential Drug Ingredients ; (Mono Rahardjo); Prospect and Development Strategy of Sustainable Cocoa Plantation in […]

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Perspektif ICECRD Vol. 8 No. 2, 2009

TABLE OF CONTENTS Entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana: Its potency and prospects for mites control; (Deciyanto, S. and I.G.A.A. Indrayani) Soil Characteristics which Induce Soil-Borne Pathogens of Tobacco; (Nurul Hidayah and djajadi) Prospect of Agave Development as A Source of Natural Fiber; (Budi Santoso) The  Use of  Transgenic Approach in  Developing Drought Tolerant Cotton Varieties; (Emy […]

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Perspektif ICECRD Vol. 8 No. 1, 2009

TABEL OF CONTENTS Management of Soil-Born Diseases to Sustain the Greatness of Temanggung District as the Center Producer of Temanggung Tobacco; (Titiek Yulianti) Integrated Control of Foot Rot Disease of Black Pepper; (Dono Wahyuno) The Implementation of IPM Technology on Small Estate Farm Commodities; (Adang Agustian and Benny Rachman) SResearch Status on Insect Vector of […]

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