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 […]

Continue Reading

Utilization Of Biopori In Sunan Candlenut Development In Marginal Land

ICECRD NEWS – Kemiri sunan ( Reutealis trisperma ) is widely developed in suboptimal and marginal land so as not to compete with food crops in land use. However, marginal land is generally dominated by sloping and hilly land which is prone to run off. Utilization of biopore technology helps improve water conservation and soil fertility so as to save […]

Continue Reading

Boosting Farmer’s Income Through Planting Intercrop Under The Sunan Candlenut Stand

ICECRD INFO – Farming food crops under kemiri sunan stands is a technology that can be considered for development because this technology is proven to increase the diversity of plant species, reduce the risk of farming losses, optimize the availability and cycle of nutrients and water, as well as being environmentally friendly and can increase […]

Continue Reading

The Potential Of Sunan Candlenut Plants As Reclamation Plants

ICECRD NEWS – Sunan candlenut ( Reutalis trisperma L.) is a member of the rubber-rubber (Eoforbia) family. Easily adaptable in several environments such as peat soil, sandy soil, clay soil, and ex-mining soil. This plant also grows well in soils with a low pH of <5 and is widely developed in the lowlands to highlands such as Sumedang, Garut and […]

Continue Reading

The Potential Of Sunan Candlenut As A Source Of Vegetable Fuel

ICECRD INFO – Vegetable oil from kemiri sunan is obtained by extracting the kernel. The oil yield in the kernel ranges from 45 – 50%. The Kemiri Sunan 1 variety has a relatively high number of free fatty acids (ALB) compared to the Kemiri Sunan 2, Kermindo 1, and Kermindo 2 varieties. On this basis, Kemiri Sunan […]

Continue Reading

Biopore Technology For Improving Land Fertility And Water Conservation In The Kemiri Sunan (Reutealis Trisperma) Area

ICECRD INFO – Biopori with a tube depth of 50 cm can accommodate 1,025 kg of dry litter with a moisture content of 9.5%, while 1 kemiri sunan tree can produce 75 kg of leaf litter per year. Litter can be added periodically into the biopore hole to fill the empty tube space because it has […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

The Multiple Benefits of Developing Kemiri Sunan (Reutealis trisperma (Blanco) Airy Shaw) In Degraded Land

Estate Crops News – Kemiri sunan (Reutealis trisperma (Blanco) Airy Shaw) is one kind of vegetable oil crops that have great potential as a source of raw material for biodiesel. The productivity level that can reach 8-9 tons of crude oil, equivalent to 6-8 tons of biodiesel/ha/year make as a strategic commodity associated with government […]

Continue Reading