Research Highlight

Prabu Bestari, Grape variety contains high vitamin C

The grave variety Prabu Bestari is a grape introduced from Australia that has been engineered through selections by Indonesian Citrus ad Subtropical Fruits Research Institute. (more ...)

Antin-1 Sweet Potato Variety

Antin-1 sweet potato variety is first introduced by M. Joseph. et al, a researcher from Indonesian Legumes and Tuber Crops Research Institute (Balitkabi) Malang to be developed commercially by food and food processing industries including the provision of pharmaceutical raw materials. . This variety contains anthocyanins as antioxidants to avoid free radicals causing aging, cancer and other degenerative diseases. (more ...)


  • Modern Mechanization in Horticulture to Increase Production

    24 Aug

    Modern MechanizationMechanization is a key component for modern agriculture in achieving sustainable food self-sufficiency targets. (more ...)

  • Minister of Agriculture Released Two HYV of Rice “Agritan GSR”

    21 Aug

    In the Auditorium of the Ministry of Agriculture- Republic of Indonesia on Monday (21/08/2017), the Minister, Dr. Ir. H. Andi Amran Sulaiman, MP launched two High Yield Varieties (HYV) of rice: Inpari 42 Agritan Green Super Rice (GSR) and Inpari 43 Agritan GSR. It has been claimed that these HYVs are environmentally friendly, which have a potential yield about 10 tons/ha. (more ...)

  • "NASA" : Hybrid Corn Cob Double

    20 Mar

    NASA 29Corn is the main food commodity after rice and wheat. Demand for corn continues to rise among the public so that the import of maize can not be avoided. In 2016 the import of maize has dropped about 60% and the government hopes the 2018 maize is not imported. Maize production must be increased in order to reduce imports. (more ...)

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