ISMCRI Promotes Utilization Of Family Medicine Garden

ICECRD ACTIVITIES – The Indonesian Spice & Medicinal Crops Research Institute (ISMCRI) as the UPT of the Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development, IAARD, Ministry of Agriculture received a visit from the Department of Food Security, Agriculture and Fisheries of the South Tangerang City Government . This visit was received by Dr. Nur Maslahah, Msi, […]

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The Role Of Biofuels From Plantation Plants In National Energy Security

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Food security, energy security and water security are the triad of world economic resilience. In Indonesia, apart from food security, energy security is also one of the pillars of national economic resilience. The biggest challenge in biofuel production is that I compete with petroleum, which tends to be low in price. See in […]

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Certification Of Robusta Coffee And PCC Extracted Cocoa Seeds

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Observations in the field show that the percentage of coffee clones that pass certification is higher than cacao. Based on the requirements for coffee and cocoa seeds, it can be seen that the certified cocoa seeds are mostly not passed because of stunted plants. What caused it? Please refer to the following article: Certification […]

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Coconut Based Artificial Feed Supports Brontispa Longosima Pest Propagation

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Artificial feed for insects as a substitute for natural feed is required for large numbers of insect propagation in the laboratory for conservation, research and pest control purposes for application in the field. The propagation of insects with artificial p will save time, cost and labor in conducting insect reproduction compared to […]

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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 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. Several factors can affect the development of pest populations in the field, one of […]

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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. What is […]

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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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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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