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This paper proposes an overview of the development of oil palm production in Indonesia combining two levels: (i) a national and historical perspective of the development of the sector; (ii) a regional approach considering two contrasting provinces, Riau and Jambi. Starting with colonial times, the...

Author(s)
Baudoin, A.; Bosc, P. M.; Bessou, C.; Levang, P.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Occasional Paper, 2017, No.219, pp v + 75 pp.
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This paper proposes an overview of the development of oil palm production in Indonesia combining two levels: (i) a national and historical perspective of the development of the sector; (ii) a regional approach considering two contrasting provinces, Riau and Jambi. Starting with colonial times, the...

Author(s)
Baudoin, A.; Bosc, P. M.; Bessou, C.; Levang, P.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Working Paper, 2017, No.219, pp 75 pp.
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The rapid expansion of Indonesia's independent smallholder oil palm sector is posing important productivity, sustainability and legality challenges. As a result, the need to better regulate independent oil palm smallholders is increasingly being acknowledged by Indonesian polity. Because the...

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Jelsma, I.; Schoneveld, G. C.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Working Paper, 2016, No.210, pp v + 20 pp.
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Indonesias forests make up one of the worlds most biologically diverse ecosystems. They have long been harvested by local people to meet their daily needs. Since the 1970s, a combination of demographic, economic and policy factors has driven forest exploitation at the industrial scale and resulted...

Author(s)
Casson, A.; Muliastra, Y. I. K. D.; Obidzinski, K.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Working Paper, 2014, No.170, pp 122 pp.
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Countries in Southeast Asia have been producing bioenergy since 2005. With the exception of bioethanol production in Thailand, most initiatives responded to rising crude oil prices and the increasing domestic fuel subsidies. This paper reviews the development of the bioenergy sector in Indonesia,...

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Dermawan, A.; Obidzinski, K.; Komarudin, H.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Working Paper, 2012, No.94, pp v + 22 pp.
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The ongoing expansion of oil palm plantations in the humid tropics, especially in Southeast Asia, is generating considerable concern and debate. Amid industry and environmental campaigners' claims, it can be hard to perceive reality. Is oil palm a valuable route to sustainable development or a...

Author(s)
Sheil, D.; Casson, A.; Meijaard, E.; Noordwijk, M. van; Gaskell, J.; Sunderland-Groves, J.; Wertz, K.; Kanninen, M.
Publisher
Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
CIFOR Occasional Paper, 2009, No.51, pp viii + 67 pp.
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A protocol was developed for oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) regeneration through somatic embryogenesis by using young leaves as explants. The explants were placed onto MS medium containing activated charcoal (3.0 gl-1) and 60 ppm 2, 4-D. After 2 months of culture, the first yellowish white calli...

Author(s)
Mya Thuzar; Mi Chan Mon; Khin Soe
Publisher
Myanmar Academy of Agricultural, Forestry, Livestock and Fishery Sciences, Yangon, Myanmar
Citation
Proceedings of the Annual Research Conference (Agricultural Sciences), Yangon, Myanmar, 7-9 January, 2005, 2005, pp 276-292
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The experiments were carried out at the Department of Plant Pathology, Yezin Agricultural University and Applied Research Centre for Perennial Crops, Myanma Perennial Crops Enterprise, Pha-auk to study the susceptibility of some exotic varieties and indigenous hybrids of oil palm to anthracnose...

Author(s)
Mi Khin Htay Than; Maung Maung Myint; Aye Pe
Publisher
Myanmar Academy of Agricultural, Forestry, Livestock and Fishery Sciences, Yangon, Myanmar
Citation
Proceedings of the Annual Research Conference (Agricultural Sciences), Yangon, Myanmar, 7-9 January, 2005, 2005, pp 233-251

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