IP-3P Fence Castor Oil (Jatropa curcas L.) Variety

SUPERIOR VARIETY OF ESTATE CROPS – The IP-3P variety of Fence Castor Oil is the result of reoccurring selections of IP2-P population. The seedbed period is 6 weeks, the age for the first flower is 6 weeks after transplanting, and the age on the initial harvest is 14 weeks after transplanting. In the first year, […]

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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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Turina-3 Turmeric Variety

SUPERIOR VARIETY OF ESTATE CROPS – Turina-3 turmeric (Curcuma domestica Val) has the selection number Cudo 38, flowering period of 4-5 months, white-brownish yellow flowers, 180 + 2.2 cm plant height, 7 + 0,61 plantlets, oval-shaped leaves, 2,0 + 0,62 parent rhizomes, 8,68 + 2,98 primary rhizomes, brown rhizome skin, orange rhizome flesh, 500 – […]

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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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Turmeric Superior Variety – Curdonia 1

  INNOVATION PLANTATION – Plantation Research and Development Center, Research and Development Agency Ministry of Agriculture produce improved varieties of plants are varieties of turmeric turmeric Curdonia 1. Curdonia 1 turmeric varieties belonging to the 13 varieties of commodities and medicinal plants that have been released by the Center Plantation in 2011.

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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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