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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Tobacco Harvest Field Gathering

ICECRD NEWS – Research Institute for Sweetener and Fiber Crops (ISFCRI), Research and Development Agency of the Ministry of Agriculture participated in the Tobacco Harvest Field Meeting held by the Agriculture Service of Lumajang Regency (22/9/20). The field meeting which was attended by the Regent and Deputy Regent of Kab. Lumajang and Forkopinda, Head of the East […]

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Local Superior Varieties Of Magetan Tobacco

SUPERIOR VARIETY OF PLANTATION – The trial for the release of the local Magetan tobacco variety was held at Bumi Wiyata Hotel, Depok City on November 2, 2017 together with the release of several other plantation commodities. Magetan tobacco is traditional tobacco that is processed chopped. Tobacco has been developing since 1910 in the Parang District, Magetan […]

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Correlation Between Phonska Fertilizer on Rice Field and Cl Content of Tobacco in Jombang, East Java

Estate Crops News – High Cl content of tobacco might have negative effect on quality. The study tried to find out correlation between added Phonska fertilizer to rice planted before tobacco on tobacco Cl content.  The objective was to determine the effect of added Phonska (10.8% Cl) to rice planted before tobacco on tobacco Cl […]

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Variability and Improvement of Processing Method for Several Types of Local Sliced Tobaccos in The Growing Areas

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – Tobacco (Nicotiana tabaccum L.) is grown in fourteen provinces of Indonesia including Nangroe Aceh Darusalam (NAD), North Sumatera, West Sumatera, Jambi, South Sumatera, Lampung, West Java, Central Java, East Java, Bali, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) and South Sulawesi, with varied processing methods. The method used is influenced […]

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National Seminar on Sweeteners, Fiber, Tobacco and Industry Oil Plants, October 10th, 2012

MALANG, ESTATE CROPS – Indonesian Crops Research Institute for  Fiber and Sweeteners (Balittas), will hold a National Workshop on Plant Sweeteners, Fiber, Tobacco and Oil Industry on October 10th, 2012 held in Malang, East Java. Theme of the workshop is ” Technology Innovation to Support Self-Sufficiency Sugar and Productivity Improvement of Fiber plant, Tobacco and […]

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