Strategy Of Mass Producing Cocoa Seeds

ESTATE CROPS INFO – The most practical way to get offspring with the same genetic traits as the parent is vegetatively. To support the cocoa rejuvenation program, a sufficient number of superior seeds are needed. Provision of seeds must fulfill 6 fixed, whatever . see the following article: Strategies for Mass Producing Cocoa Seeds (Anjas) Source: Tekbun Info 13 […]

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Borer Pests In The Early Growth Of Sugarcane

ESTATE CROPS INFO – So far, the attack of several types of borer pests in this period of young plants in Indonesia has not received serious attention. Whereas the attack has the potential to significantly reduce the productivity and quality of sugarcane. (Anjas) Several factors can affect the development of pest populations in the field, one […]

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The Economy Of Bioethanol As A Mixing Fuel Oil

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Based on the Market Index Price (HIP), at this time the competitiveness of bioethanol is lower than that of gasoline of equal quality (the price of gasoline is cheaper). In addition, during the Covid-19 pandemic the demand for bioethanol for sanitizers increased, so that the price of bioethanol was pushed to increase. (Anjas) What […]

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Estate Crops Infotech Vol. 13 No. 2, February 2021

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Pests are one of the obstacles in increasing the production of plantation crops. Brontispa longosima is one of the main pests in coconut plants. This issue discusses coconut-based artificial feed to support pest propagation for conservation and research purposes. In addition, it also describes the seed certification process for Robusta coffee and PCC Extraction […]

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Plantation Infotech Vol. 13 No. 1, January 2021

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Indonesia has abundant biological wealth which has the potential as raw material for producing bioethanol. Many raw materials can be used as a source of bioethanol, but not all raw materials can be produced economically. This edition describes the economics of bioethanol as a blender for oil fuels. Another article discusses obstacles in sugarcane […]

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Technical Guidance For Pepper And Coffee Plantation In Tanggamus Regency, Lampung

ICECRD ACTIVITIES – The Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development together with the Technical Implementing Units under it (ISMCRI & IIBCRI) on Friday, April 30, 2021 carried out technical guidance activities (TG) for pepper and coffee plants in Tanggamus Regency, Lampung. The event began with remarks from the Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research […]

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IIBCRI Successfully Releases Robusta Coffee Varieties, Kobura 1, Kobura 2 And Kobura 3 Clones

ICECRD ACTIVITIES – The period of the COVID-19 pandemic certainly did not dampen the enthusiasm of the Indonesian Industrial & Bevarages Crops Research Institute (IIBCRI) in working as an institution that focuses on the world of research. On April 28, 2021, IIBCRI participated in the first semester variety release session organized by the Directorate General of […]

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Finalization Of The Technical Cooperation Project (TCP) For Kapok Cooperation, Japan – IAARD

ICECRD ACTIVITIES – April 28, 2021 – Indonesian Sweetener & Fiber Crops Research Institute (ISFCRI) as one of the UPT Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development, IAARD, Ministry of Agriculture was represented by the Fiber Program Coordinator Prof. Ir. Nurindah Ph.D, accompanied by the ISFCRI Cooperation Team following the Kapok, Japan – Balitbangtan Cooperation Technical […]

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Effect Of Duration Of Harvesting Kemiri Sunan On Quality Of Kemiri Sunan Oil

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Kemiri sunan (Reutealis trisperma (Blanco) Airy Shaw) is a plant that has the potential to produce vegetable oils (Heyne, 1987). The seeds contained in the fruit contain oil with a yield of about 50% (Vossen and Umali, 2002; Herman and Pranowo, 2009). Although it has the same general name as vegetable candlenut which […]

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Integrated Cultivation Technologies For Virginia Tobacco

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Currently, Virginia’s tobacco area is around 46,200 hectares with a total production of 164,000 tons. The amount of production is not sufficient to meet industrial needs, so the shortfall needs to be imported. In 2011 – 2017, Virginia’s tobacco imports averaged 92,540 tonnes per year. The additional area for 6 years (2019 – 2024) […]

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