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Cooperation for Developing Alternative and Post-Mining Agriculture

(adm/Jan 22, 2014)

JAKARTA – Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) having collaboration with the Government of Pamekasan Regency, PT Reden Mandiri Energi, PT Timah (PERSERO) Tbk., and PT Yuraku Sukses Abadi. Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is signed Wednesday (22/1/2014) at IAARD’s head quarter, Pasar Minggu. (more ...)

Umali Award for Indonesian Researcher, Prof Sjarifudin Baharsjah

(adm/Jan 17, 2014)

Indonesian agriculture researcher, and former Minister for Agriculture the Republic of Indonesia, Prof. Sjarifudin Baharsjah received a prestigious award, the Dioscoro L. Umali Achievement Award or Umali Award, Thursday (Jan 16, 2014) in Makaty City, Manila, Philippines. (more ...)

Bangka Regency Develops Sunan Pecan

(adm/Jan 06, 2014)

BANGKA – Government of Bangka Regency is ready to develop Sunan pecan as biodiesel resources which is planted at tin post-mining land. Regent for Bangka Tarmizi H, in a welcome speech before the Vice Minister for Agriculture Dr Rusman Heriawan in Air Ruay Village, Pemali Sub-district, Bangka Regency, Saturday (04/01/2013), confirmed it. (more ...)

Quality Seed for Quality Results

(hms/Dec 13, 2013)

The successful cultivation of corn is greatly determined by the quality of the seed. Therefore, the need to use superior seed is significant for a successful agricultural business. (more ...)

Conference on Fresh Handling and Agriculture Postharvest Processing

(adm/Nov 19, 2013)

The next few years, the world will require additional food by 70% and energy by 36%. To meet the increasing needs, required means of providing food and energy without damaging the environment. (more ...)

Invigoration, Alternative to Overcome the Decrease of Soybean Seed Quality

(adm/Sep 26, 2013)

The needs of the national soybean reached 2.0 million tons / year. Increasing of soybean production should always be done with the goal of achieving self-sufficiency in soybeans in 2014, among others is expanding the planting area on dry and marginal acid land. (more ...)

Toward Global Genetic Resources Management System

(hms/Sep 25, 2013)

The declining of food production capacity is becoming a common phenomenon in the recent years. No country is self-sufficient in plant genetic resources; all depend on genetic diversity in crops from other countries and regions. International cooperation and open exchange of genetic resources are therefore essential for food security. The fair sharing of benefits arising from the use of these resources has for the first time been practically implemented at the international level through the Treaty and its Standard Material Transfer Agreement. The International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA) which was established and organized by FAO, is crucial in the fight against hunger and poverty and tackling food security and mal nutrition problems. (more ...)

Farming Insurance, Farmers Protection Alternative

(adm/Sep 23, 2013)

Rice farming insurance program can be interesting, not only includes protection against price fluctuations, but also includes the sharing of risks due to drought, flooding, and pest / disease and other factors such as landslides, earthquakes, political issues, etc. Indonesian Agency for Agriculture Research and Development (IAARD) through its working unit the Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies (ICASEP) in collaboration with FAO since 2008 has conducted research on the applicability of insurance to protect farmers to support farming. (more ...)

Must Strengthen Our Guts to Revive Bio-energy

(adm/Sep 19, 2013)

JAKARTA – Vice Minister for Agriculture Dr Rusman Heriawan said that workshop relating to bio-energy such as this were not the only one nor the earliest to be held, but there will be a series of subsequent discussion. “The most important thing is strong determination to strengthen bio-energy, revive its spirits,” said Vice Minister on the opening ceremony of the Development of National Bio-energy Workshop, Wednesday (18/9/2013). (more ...)

New Superior Variety of High Anthocyanin Sweet Potatoes

(adm/Sep 16, 2013)

Indonesian Agency for Agriculture Research and Development (IAARD) received two new superior varieties of sweet potato which is obtained through a trial release of crop varieties, Tuesday (09/10/2013) at Hotel Salak, Bogor. (more ...)

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