ICECRD ACTIVITIES – A total of 145 farmers in Cilacap Regency participated in the Technical Guidance for the Acceleration of Dissemination of Plantation Plant Innovation and Technology held by the Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) at FaveHotel Cilacap, Tuesday, October 19, 2021. They seemed enthusiastic about listening to material about coffee and asking questions at the end of the event.
Not only farmers, invited guests also seemed to appreciate this activity. H. Sunarna, SE, M. Hum, Member of Commission IV DPR RI, in his speech said, through this technical guidance, farmers can absorb as much knowledge as possible and ask directly to resource persons about the cultivation problems they are experiencing.
Another invited guest, Taufik Nurhidayat, who is the chairman of the Cilacap DPRD, also gave a similar appreciation. According to him, the knowledge gained through this event needs to be spread to other farmers.
Dr. Tedy Dirhamsyah, SP, MAB who represented the Head of the ICECRD also thanked the invited guests, especially Sunarna who had initiated the implementation of this technical guidance. Tedy also introduced the profile of the ICECRD and its four halls to the audience.
This technical guidance was also attended by the Head of the Cilacap Food and Plantation Service, Ir. Susilan, who also presented material entitled “Plantation Commodity Policy in Cilacap Regency”. Present as the second speaker was a researcher from Balittri, Iing Sobari, SP, MP, who presented the material “Good Agricultural Practices for Cultivating Coffee Plants”.
The day before, the ICECRD held a Technical Guidance for the Acceleration of Dissemination of Plantation Plant Innovation and Technology at Aston Hotel Purwakarta, Kab. Banyumas. The technical guidance that raised the tobacco commodity presented a researcher from Balittas, Ir. Fatkhur Rochman, as a resource person. (anjas)