The Palm Scribe

Time for Palm Oil Producers to Go on the Offensive: Diplomat

Although proven to be the most effective vegetable oil and the only one with a strict…

Indonesia Must Now Map the Legal Status of All Oil Palm Plantations: Expert

After having reconciled the various data on the extent of land covered by oil palm in…

Peat Still Warrants Attention in This Year’s Forest and Ground Fires: Madani

This article was first published in The Forest Scribe, a sister website. An environmental watchdog is finding that almost…

Oil Palm Farmers Want Regulation on Boosting Productivity extended

The Union of Oil Pam Farmers (SPKS) is hoping for an extension of Presidential Instruction (Inpres)…

GAPKI Issues Guideline for Forest and Ground Fires Prevention and Control

The Indonesian Association of Palm Oil Producers (GAPKI) in anticipation of the upcoming dry season, a…

RSPO Calls for Support of Governments for Sustainable Palm Oil

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) is calling on governments, including those of the European…

Oil Palm Top Destroyer of Mangroves in North Sumatra

Oil palm plantations were the top destroyer of mangrove forests in the Indonesian province of North…

CPO Exports Must Use National Vessels, Insurance: Trade Minister

To boost national revenues from the service sector, the Trade Minister has issued a new regulation…

Draft Omnibus Law Risks Scuttling Indonesia’s Climate Commitment: Madani

This article was first published in The Forest Scribe, a sister website. Environmental group Yayasan Madani…

West Kalimantan Should Diversify its Main Economic Commodities: Yayasan Madani

Despite having the third largest oil palm-planted surface in Indonesia, the crop has failed to lift…