Utilization Of Moringa Plants To Overcome Nutritional Problems In Indonesia

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Moringa plant leaves and young pods are rich in nutrients that can be useful for fulfilling the nutritional intake of children and families. For pregnant women, Moringa leaf vegetables are believed to help increase breast milk production, just like consuming katuk leaf vegetables. Moringa plants are usually planted as hedges so that it […]

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“Telang” Health Drink Enliven AIF 2021

PLANTATION NEWS – Agro Innovation Fair 2021 with the theme “Synergy of Local Food Agroindustry Transmits World Market”. This theme has a mission to invite all stakeholders to jointly develop the IAARD inventions of the Ministry of Agriculture into innovations that can be used for agricultural development through technology transfer collaboration. The 2021 Agro Innovation Fair […]

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Meniran, Weeds That Can Increase Endurance

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Novel Coronavirus 2019 (2019-nCoV) or better known as Coronavirus is a virus that can cause respiratory disease, acute pneumonia (lung infection), and kidney failure. Increasing endurance is one way to prevent the spread of the Corona virus. Usually by eating nutritious foods, getting adequate rest, regular exercise, managing stress well, and consuming immune […]

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Sweet Root, High Value Expectorant Medicinal Plant

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Licoric (America) or Liquorice (UK) are simplicia produced from the roots of Glycyrrhiza glabra and Glycyrrhiza inflata, in traditional medicine it is used for expectorants and treatment of gastric ulcers, hepatitis C, lung and skin diseases. The results showed that Glycyrrhizic acid (GA) can inhibit the activity of the HIV1 virus, hepatitis virus, avian infectious […]

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Sclerotium Rolfsii Root Neck Rot Disease In Iles-Iles Plants And Their Control

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Root neck rot caused by Sclerotium rolfsii is the main disease in iles-iles plant. The fungus Sclerotium rolfsii can attack at any stage of plant growth, but is more common before harvest. Symptoms of attack are characterized by rot at the base of the root neck that spreads to the petiole, as a […]

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Starfruit Wuluh, Potential Medicinal Plants As Antivirus

ICECRD NEWS – Starfruit (Averrhoa belimbi) has antioxidant activity. This plant is rich in nutrients in the fruit in the form of vitamins, minerals, fiber, ash and protein. The use of plant fruit and leaves as medicine is very good at warding off free radicals in the body so that this plant also has the opportunity to […]

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Porang (Amorphophallus Muelleri) And Cultivation Method

ICECRD NEWS – Porang ( Amorphophallus oncophyllus muelleri Blume) is a type of porang plant that grows in forests, can grow under plant stands such as: teak, mahogany, sono keling and sengon. Porang is a shrub (herb) which has tubers in the soil. Porang tubers have high economic value, because they contain glucomannan which is good for health and […]

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The Potential Of Red Betel As Respiratory Medicine And Its Propagation Technique

ICECRD INFO – Red betel leaves contain essential oils, such as kadanen, kavikol, cineol, eugenol, kariofolene, carvacrol, terpinen and sesquiterpenes. The bioactive compounds of red betel leaf have been widely studied to have anti-viral activity, are mucolytic, and decongestant (loosens the respiratory tract). Corona virus or Covid-19 is a virus that is difficult to eradicate. This virus […]

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Eucalyptus Innovation From IAARD

PLANTATION NEWS – Eucalyptus Is A Plant From Australia That Is Much Wanted For Its Oil. Eucalyptus oil is obtained through the distillation process of its leaves which are said to be rich in antioxidants and 1,8-cineole (eucalyptol) compounds. Head of Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development Ministry of Agriculture Dr. Fadjry Djufry, Msi said that […]

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DPD RI Committee I: Eucalyptus Research Must Be Continued

BOGOR, PUSLITBANGBUN- Eucalyptus research must be continued by the Ministry of Agriculture (Kementan), because this is an important finding for the Indonesian people. This was conveyed by the Deputy Chairperson of the Committee I of the Regional Representative Council of the Republic of Indonesia (DPD RI) Dr. Abdul Kholik, SH., M.Sc. at his residence on Friday, July 10, […]

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