The Palm Scribe

Preventing fires in forest and palm oil lands

Ground and forest fires decreases drastically in 2017 compared to the previous year. How was this…

People’s business entities are perfect for palm oil farmers

People’s Business Entities (BUMR) are deemed to be the most suitable institution to manage agricultural commodities or…

Palm oil replanting program starts this October

Jakarta — Good news for palm oil farmers. Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Darmin Nasution, is announcing…

Decades of experience refute argument that planting damages peatland

With the relentless global pressure over environmental destruction and degradation the Indonesian government has moved to…

A 10-point plan to stop tropical forest deforestation

The World Economic Forum-hosted Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 is advocating a 10-point plan to remove deforestation…

Export dependent Indonesia, moves to tighten sustainability in its palm oil industry

As export markets for Indonesian palm oil become increasingly competitive and restrictive, the Indonesian government is…

Palm oil industry calls for stepping up competitiveness

MEDAN – In a global market that is not only increasingly competitive but also increasingly protectionist, the…

The Conversation an alternative source of information on the palm oil industry

If you are looking for informed opinions and analyses of the palm oil sector one new…

Government to boost smallholder palm oil output through rejuvenation

Medan — With palm oil widely recognized as a main contributor to the Indonesian economy, the…

Improving sustainability will help counter negative campaign against Indonesian palm oil

Medan – Stakeholders in the Indonesian Palm Oil sector, are calling for joint efforts to counter…