Visited by PG. Trangkil, Head Of ICECRD Ready To Cooperate To Develop Sugarcane In Indonesia In 2021

ICECRD ACTIVITIES – (Wednesday, 25/11/20), the Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) received a visit from the Trangkil Sugar Factory Leaders and their team in order to strengthen cooperation in the field of sugarcane development in Indonesia which had previously been established with the Research Institute the scope of the Plantation Research […]

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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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Technology For Curing Sugar Cane Cultivation Supports Improving Crystalline Productivity

ICECRD NEWS – Sugarcane plantations are currently dominated by ratoon or kepras sugarcane which has a tendency to decrease productivity with increasing ratoon period. Farmers prefer to plant ratoon because planting new sugar cane requires high costs for unloading ratoon and procuring sugar cane seeds. Technology support for ratooning cane cultivation is needed to increase the productivity […]

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IAARD Releases Seven Superior Sugarcane Varieties

ICECRD NEWS – The Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) Ministry of Agriculturerevealed that over the past 10 years it has released seven new high yielding varieties (VUB) of sugar cane as an effort to support the increase in national sugar production and productivity. Researcher from Indonesian Sweetener & Fiber Crops Research Institute […]

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ISFCRD Laboratory Survey Based On ISO / IEC 17025: 2017 Standard By The KAN Assessment Team

PLANTATION ACTIVITY – Laboratory Team for Indonesian Sweetener & Fiber Crops Research Institute (ISFCRD) participated in a Laboratory Survey based on ISO / IEC 17025: 2017 standards conducted by the Assessment Team of the National Accreditation Committee (KAN) on Thursday 25 June 2020. Surveillance was conducted virtually through fadility “Zoom Claud Meeting” was attended by […]

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ISCRI Launches Android-Based Cane And Tobacco Pest Management Application

PUSLITBANGBUN ACTIVITIES – The lack of knowledge of pest types is a constraint in developing plants. This was handled by the Indonesian Sweetener & Fiber Crops Research Institute (ISCRI) as one of the Technical Implementation Unit (UPT) of the Indonesian Center For Estate Crops Research and Development (ICECRD) by developing android applications for the identification and […]

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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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Induced Mutation Using Colchicine and in Vitro Selection Using Polyethylene Glycol for Drought-Tolerant Sugarcane

ESTATE CROPS INFO – Creating of varieties can be done through mutation breeding at the cellular level, combined with in vitro selection. This research was conducted at the UPBUP from January until December 2017 to find out colchicine concentration and treatment duration which effectively produced tolerant mutant through in vitro drought selection using polyethylene glycol (PEG). […]

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The Effect of Plastic Mulch Period on White Grubs Population and Productivity of Sugar Cane

ESTATE CROPS INFO – The period of using plastic mulch on white grubs population and productivity of sugar cane at white grubs endemic area was conducted in Banyuputih Village, Situbondo on planting season of 2014/2015. Treatment consisted of 5 plastic mulch period (1) Before raining (SBH), (2) One day after rainfall, 14 mm (1 HSH), […]

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