Support Of The Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development For The Food Estate Program In Realizing Food Sovereignty

Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) strongly supports the implementation of the directive of the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Mr. Joko Widodo, to improve Indonesia’s food security and independence through land intensification and expansion (extensification) in suitable areas. ICECRD also strongly supports the implementation of breakthroughs through the food estate […]

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Domestic Sugar Availability Perspective And National Sugar Self-Sufficiency

PLANTATION PUBLICATIONS – This article aims to review the perspective of domestic sugar availability and national sugar self-sufficiency. The results of the review show that the existence of sugar as one of the basic needs of the Indonesian people is faced with the gap between production (2.5 million tons / year) and consumption (5.7 million). […]

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Status and Control Strategy of Important Sugarcane Diseases In Indonesia

ESTATE CROPS NEWS – There were more than 30 diseases have been recorded since sugarcane grown for sugar in Indonesia.  And yet, only few diseases considered as major diaseases since they decreased productivity up to 20% and sugar content significantly.  They were: sereh caused by Phytoplasm, pokkah boeng caused by Fusarium moniliformae, leafscald caused by Xanthomonas albineans, […]

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Upaya Membumikan Inovasi Teknologi Budidaya Tanaman Tebu Mendukung Swasembada Gula

INFO PERKEBUNAN – Kajian kelayakan secara ekonomis untuk meyakinkan petani bahwa paket teknologi budidaya yang diterapkan layak dan menguntungkan. Peningkatan pendapatan terjadi karena produksi tebu yang dihasilkan lebih tinggi dibandingkan tanam sistem tanam tunggal, double planting maupun petani non kopetani non kooperator mencapai 1,44 dengan BC ratio 3,02. Dari hasil perhitungan analisis usahatani tersebut diharapkan […]

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Potential Sap and Coconut Sugar Production of Three Accession Dwarf Coconut

ESTATE CROPS INFO – The study was conducted to determine the potential of three Dwarf Coconut accessions in the production of sap and coconut sugar. The research was carried out in the Coconut germplasm collections of Indonesian Palm Crop Research Institute in Manado on August to November 2015 using the three Dwarf Coconut accession  ie Waingapu Red Dwarf […]

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Achieving self-sufficiency efforts of the National Sugar 2014

BOGOR, Estate Crops – Self sugar is able to meet the needs of the national sugar consumption through the production of sugar derived from sugar cane acreage of the people (252 166 ha) and private sugarcane acreage (198 131 ha). This was conveyed by the Head of R & D Agriculture Dr. Haryono in a […]

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