The Palm Scribe

Researcher: The pitfalls of lumping smallholders in Indonesia’s palm oil sector into a single group

Policies and programs often fail to understand and account for the wide range of players among…

Indonesian interest rates much too high to allow development of its palm oil industry

Capital cost/interest in Indonesia are too high and not competitive when compared to other countries, especially…

Farmer’s plantations overtake those of companies in Indonesian palm oil sector in 2017: PAPSI

Palm oil plantations of smallholders have for the first time exceeded in surface those operated by…

Tungkot Sipayung, unraveling the myths and facts on palm oil

There are no secrets in palm oil for Tungkot Sipayung, who earned his Doctorate in Agroeconomics…