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Merah Delima is Developing in Kotaanyar

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(adm/Nov 21, 2014)

The development of Papaya Merah Delima, a research result by the Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD), is intensifying. The public’s acceptance to this crunchy and sweet-taste fruit, have increased. (more ...)

Vima 2 and Vima 3, IAARD’s Newest Mung Beans Varieties

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(adm/Mei 12, 2014)

Mung beans has the characteristic of early matured and high yielding, which makes the commodity potential to be developed, either in paddy field or in dry land. (more ...)

Proper Post-Harvest Handling to Minimize Sorghum Loss Results

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(adm/Mei 07, 2014)

Such as rice and maize, sorghum also requires the right post-harvest management to prevent loss result because of scattered, eaten by birds, as well as post-harvest pests and diseases. Post-harvest handling is one of the important linkage that needs attention in the farming of sorghum. (more ...)

Pulut Maize, Rich in Amylopectin Gives Savory Taste

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(adm/Nov 20, 2013)

Pulut maize or glutinous maize is type of special maize which are increasingly popular and needed by consumers and industries. This new released in 2013 maize and is named Pulut URI (Untuk Rakyat Indonesia/For the People of Indonesia), can be used for fulfilling the demand of maize-based processing industry such as marning (traditional crunchy dried and flavored snack made of corn). (more ...)

Integrated Sago Processing Machine

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(adm/Jun 19, 2013)

This machine consists of three components which are integrated in a single operational system, i.e. hulling, extractor, and sediment units. It can mill soft core of sago, extract and precipitate wet sago simultaneously and continuously. (more ...)

Mapanget Coconut Variety

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(adm/Jun 19, 2013)

Mapanget coconut is launched as national superior coconut in 2005. This coconut was resulted from positive mass population at Mapanget Village, Minahasa District, North Celebes. It can well grows in lowland area up to 300 m above sea level and in dry land with wet climate (rainfall > 2500 – 3500 mm/year). (more ...)

Cubadak Gambier Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Apr 05, 2013)

This variety of gambier was released in 2007, this variety has superior characteristic in terms of its productivity, adaption to environment, and suitability for marginal and dry land. (more ...)

Etec Multivalen Vaccine

Research Highlight
(adm/Apr 01, 2013)

The Multivalent Etec vaccine is made of E. coli bacteria cells containing fimbriae (pili) K88, K99, F41, and 987P antigens. (more ...)

Probion

Research Highlight
(adm/Feb 09, 2013)

Probion is a livestock feed additive which can directly be used as mixture of concentrate or to improve the paddy straw quality through fermentation process. Probion is a microbial consortia from ruminant rumen livestock enriched with essential mineral for the growth of the microbes. (more ...)

KUB Chicken

Research Highlight
(adm/Feb 08, 2013)

KUB Chicken is a selected high egg producer chicken. It has various colored feather with weight of 1200 – 1600 g with egg weighing 35 – 45 g which early lays egg in 175 days (24 – 25 mg) and peak egg production of 65%. (more ...)

Turina-3 Saffron Variety

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(adm/Apr 13, 2012)

Turina-3 (Curcuma domestica Val) has the selection number Cudo 38. Its flowering period is 4 – 5 months, with white-yellow brownish colored flowers, 180 ± 2.2 cm plant height, 7 ± 0.61 tillers, oval shaped leaf, 2.0 ± 0.62 rhizome parent, 8.68 ± 2.98 primary rhizome, brown colored rhizome skin, orange colored rhizome flesh, 500 – 2500 g of rhizome/clump. (more ...)

Trisula Shallot

Research Highlight
(adm/Apr 04, 2012)

Trisula shallot can be harvested at 55 days of age. Its yielding potential achieves 23.21 ton/ha with shelf life up to 5 months. (more ...)

Malang-6 Cassava Variety

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(adm/Mar 28, 2012)

Released on 22 October 2001 through the Agriculture Minister Decree No. 523/Kpts/TP.240/10/2001 with clone number: CMM 95066-1 and accession number: MLG 245. (more ...)

Inpago 6 Rice Variety

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(adm/Mar 28, 2012)

Inpago 6 rice has yielding potential of 5.81 t harvested dry grain per ha. This gogo rice is resistant to blast disease, fine rice quality, soft textured, and contains 22 percent amylase. (more ...)

Batu-55 Keprok Orange Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Mar 15, 2012)

Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) has a superior orange variety which the quality is comparable to those of imported oranges. This variety is resulted from a thorough selection process conducted by Indonesian Citrus and Subtropical Fruits Research Insitute (Balitjestro). (more ...)

Antin-1 Sweet Potato Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Mar 09, 2012)

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 ...)

Tanggamus Soybean Variety

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(adm/Feb 04, 2012)

This variety of soybean is 67 cm in height, flowering age in 35 days after planting, maturity in 88 days after planting, weighing 11 g for 100 grains, and yielding potential of 2.5 t/ha. (more ...)

Inpago 4 Rice Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 31, 2012)

Inpago 4 was released in 2009 by the ICRR. This variety is the crossbreeding of Batutegi/Cigeulis//Ciherang and is classified in Cere group. Its maturity is 124 days, upright stem, 134 cm of plant height, and has 11 panicles of productive tiller. (more ...)

Bima-8 Hybrid Maize Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 31, 2012)

Bima 8 Maize is super early yielding variety aged of 88 days. It has upright and firm stem, long and cylindrical shaped cod, straight and tight grain lines. Number of grain lines 14 - 16 lines per cod. Orange colored grain, pearl typed, and weighing 316g/1000 grain at 15 percent water level. (more ...)

Inpari 13 Rice Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 30, 2012)

Inpari 13 which was released in 2009 is a cross combination OM606/IR18348-36-3-3 and is classified in Cere Indica group. (more ...)

Puspita Kencana Chrysanthemum Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 29, 2012)

This variety resulted from the hybridization at the Indonesian Ornamental Crops Research Institute since 2009. (more ...)

Bima-7 Hybrid Maize Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 29, 2012)

Bima-7 Maize is classified as super early yielding, harvested in 89 days, has plant height 0f 195 cm, firmed and up righted stem, resistant to lodging because it has strong root, has 14 – 16 rows in cob, pearl type orange colored seed. (more ...)

Kikondo Potato Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 28, 2012)

Kikondo potato is well adapted in the latitude of 1000 – 2000 m above sea level. Its height is 40 – 96 cm, light yellow colored tuber skin, slightly shallow tuber eye, pink colored eye surrounding, soft skin, purple colored tuber bud, and aged 90 – 100 days. (more ...)

Bima-9 Hybrid Maize Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 27, 2012)

Bima 9 maize very early yielding around 95 days, plant height 199 cm. Cod length about 24 cm and cylindrical shaped. The plant is very similar, has big and firm stem therefore is resistant to fall. Its grain line is around 14 - 16 lines per cod and pearl typed grain. (more ...)

Batu 55 Keprok Orange Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 25, 2012)

This variety has height around 2.25 m with life duration reaches 15 years. Round shaped fruit, spheroid shaped plant with upright dense branches. (more ...)

Hybrid Melon MB-1 Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 24, 2012)

The superiority of MB 1 Melon, it can be harvested early at day 55 - 60 after planting or day 30 - 35 after extraction. Has ideal weight of 1.8 - 2 kg, 90 percent web percentage, greenish white colored fruit flesh, crunchy texture, and mild fragrance, oval shaped. (more ...)

Balitsa 1 Upright Fava Beans

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 24, 2012)

Balitsa 1 Upright Fava Beans can be first harvested at 53-55 days of age. This variety's yielding potential achieves 19.0 ton/ha with high quality of pods and doesn't require any upholder. It is also able to adapt well in lowland down to 400 m above sea level. (more ...)

Riska Gladiol Variety

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(adm/Jan 23, 2012)

Gladiol Riska has a symmetric flower arrangement. Its petals has various colors, the upper petals are purple with white stripe and orange edges while the lower petals are greenish yellow with orange edges. The length of the stalks reaches 129 cm and its flowers are particularly big. (more ...)

Jestro AG 60 Grape Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 22, 2012)

This variety is similar to Balinese grape but with larger size, different taste and almost seedless or even seedless as the seeds do not developed completely. This grape has sweet taste with sugar content reaching 27 brix, thus its sweetness level is above the grape sweetness level of 20 brix, with potential yield of 25 kg/plant. (more ...)

IP – 3P Jatropa Curcas L. Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 21, 2012)

This variety is a recurrent selection of IP2-P population. Six weeks of seedling, flowering aged in 6 weeks after transplanting, and harvesting aged in 14 weeks after transplanting. (more ...)

Cursina 2 Curcuma Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Jan 19, 2012)

Cursina 2 Curcuma (Curcuma xanthorriza roxburghii) is the result of individual selection from South Sumatra. It has oblong elliptic shaped leaf, has 3 – 6 tillers, 57 – 58 cm long and 17 – 21 cm width leaf, green and light green upper and lower leaves, also 8 – 11 numbers of leaves/plant. Its rhizome is oval shaped with light brown skin and yellow-orange flesh, with 640 – 1300 g weight /clump. (more ...)

Inpari 13 Rice Variety

Research Highlight
(adm/Dec 01, 2010)

Inpari 13 which was released in 2009 is a cross combination OM606/IR18348-36-3-3 and is classified in Cere Indica group. (more ...)

Fertilizer Test Kit (FTK)

Research Highlight
(adm/Mei 04, 2010)

Fertilizer Test Kit (FTK)Most organic fertilizers in the market do not contain as many nutrients as the stated in the labels, causing losses to the users. Fertilizer testing instrument can help farmers, fertilizer supervisors, and the fertilizer business people to find out the quality of fertilizer quickly. (more ...)

Prabu Bestari, Grape variety contains high vitamin C

Research Highlight
(adm/Aug 12, 2009)

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 ...)

Crop Livestock System

Research Highlight
(adm/Dec 20, 2008)

In the development of sustainable agricultural sector, it is necessary to emphasize the use of suitable combinations of crop and livestock varieties for possible higher productivity and benefits. The choice of commodities and livestock in fact influenced not only by technical factors but also by socio and economical conditions. (more ...)

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