The Palm Scribe

Indonesian NGOs Calls on Legislative to drop Palm Oil Draft Bill

An alliance of a number of Indonesian Non-Governmental Organizations is calling on the National Legislative Council…

The Jurisdictional Approach in Palm Oil Production: The Case of Central Kalimantan

Pangkalan Bun, Central Kalimantan – The Indonesian province of Central Kalimantan is carving itself a distinction…

KUD Tani Subur: The Importance Of Champions In Reaching Success in Sustainability

Pangkalan Tiga, Central Kalimantan – A village cooperative in Central Kalimantan has become an exemplary model…

Borneo District Gears Up for Jurisdictional Approach for Palm Oil Sustainability

PANGKALAN TIGA, Central Kalimantan – West Kotawaringin, an Indonesian district on Borneo island, is ready and…

Jamal Balfas on Oil Palm Replanting, Deforestation, and Source for Alternative Timber

Trunks from the replanting of oil palm plantations in this world’s largest palm oil producer can…

Environment Activists Want Firmer Legal Base for Forest and Peat Moratorium

A group of environmental activists on Tuesday (16/7) called for a two-year government moratorium on the…

Sustainable Palm Oil Gets Blessings from Roman Catholic Cardinal

A senior Roman Catholic cardinal has aired support for oil palm as a resource for development…

Palm Oil Better Stay, For Earth’s Sake

Photo Credit: Agence France-Presse (AFP) Given the expected significant increase in the demand for vegetable oil as…

Satellite Images Help Accurate Fertilization on Oil Palm Plantations

Thanks to a technology developed by Indonesian scientists at the Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), routinely updated…

Public Consultation on RSPO Shared Responsibility Task Force to Close Soon

Photo Credit: Agence France-Presse (AFP) The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), the world’s leading multi-stakeholder initiative…