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Papua to learn from Japan for corn and soybean cultivation

Selasa, 01 Sep 2015 01:13 WIB

JAYAPURA -- The Papua provincial administration has sought the assistance of the Yamagata provincial administration, Japan, for a corn and soybean seed cultivation project.The Head of Food Crops and Horticulture Office, Papua province,...

Minister: Fixed price system necessary for food self sufficiency

Kamis, 27 Nov 2014 12:37 WIB

MEDAN -- A fixed price system will help to achieve food self-sufficiency in order to meet the nation's food demands, stated Agriculture Minister Amran Sulaiman. "I am sure we can achieve self-sufficient in food,"...

President: Indonesia must reduce its reliance on imported food

Selasa, 18 Nov 2014 16:39 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo asks all parties in Indonesia to make a collective effort to reduce the country's dependence on imported food products and start strengthening the nation's food security. "We are...

President Jokowi reiterates his target to achieve food sufficiency in three years

Sabtu, 15 Nov 2014 16:45 WIB

BRISBANE -- New Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo wishes to make the country self-sufficient in food within three years by implementing a number of programs.  In a meeting on Friday night, the president told...

Indonesian soybean productions increase despite shrinking land

Kamis, 28 Agu 2014 15:34 WIB

 JAKARTA -- Soybean cultivation areas in Indonesia decreased 6.55 percent per year, but the productivity increased by 1.39 percent per year. Minister of Agriculture Suswono in Jakarta on Wednesday said that the commodity had...

Jusuf Kalla to reduce soybean imports

Rabu, 18 Jun 2014 13:20 WIB

MALANG - Indonesian dependence on imported soybean is very high, so that Vice presidential candidate, Jusuf Kalla plans to reduce soybean imports by increasing domestic supply through plant cultivating. He said that local...

Indonesia experiences deficit in soybean production

Rabu, 14 Mei 2014 15:34 WIB

SUBANG -- Minister of Agriculture, Suswono said that Indonesia still needed more soybean supply. This country always experiences deficit as the supply cannot meet the demand."Soybean production cannot meet national needs," Suswono said...

Govt guarantees food supply and prices quite stable

Kamis, 23 Jan 2014 19:20 WIB

JAKARTA - Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Hatta Rajasa had a coordinating meeting at State Logistics Agency (Bulog) office in North Jakarta. He concluded that food supply and prices were relatively stable.  The meeting...

Govt providing price incentives to soybean farmers

Kamis, 09 Jan 2014 06:11 WIB

JAKARTA -- "In a bid to boost domestic production, the Indonesian government is offering price incentives to soybean farmers," stated Trade Minister Gita Wirjawan."The price incentives come in the form of the soybean...

Expert: Eliminating import duties for soybean is not effective

Selasa, 24 Sep 2013 02:16 WIB

NUSA DUA - Economist of Institute for Development of Economics and Finance (Indef) Eko Listiyanto said eliminating import duties would not be effective to solve problem of soybean in the country. "Indonesia's market structure...

Govt allows private company to import soybean

Rabu, 04 Sep 2013 21:43 WIB

JAKARTA - Ministry of Trade opens an opportunity to. private company to import soybean in order to stabilize prices. The measure aims to lower the soybean price in domestic market. According regulation No. 45/M-DAG/KEP/8/2013...

Soybean price increases due to weakening IDR

Kamis, 29 Agu 2013 00:26 WIB

DENPASAR - Imported soybean price increases from 7,200 IDR per kilograms (kg) to 9,200 per kg as fluctiating IDR exchange rate cause uncertainty to current economy. Head of Indonesian Tofu and Tempe Cooperative...

Indonesian govt to assist 600 hectare soybean plantation development

Senin, 30 Jul 2012 23:37 WIB

 KUPANG - The central government of Indonesia will provide developmental assistance across 600 hectares of soybeans plantations in the two districts of East Nusa Tenggara (NTT). According to the NTT`s Head of Agriculture and...

Global warming impacts our dining tables

Minggu, 29 Jul 2012 23:31 WIB

The impact of global warming is real on our dining tables, as most Indonesians love eating two soybean based foods, tofu and tempeh (fermented soybean cake -Ed). Tofu and tempeh recently disappeared from the...

Lawmaker: Govt must grow more soybeans

Sabtu, 28 Jul 2012 21:18 WIB

 JAKARTA - The Chairman of Commission IV in House of Representatives, Romahurmuziy, urges the government to increase the area of soybean field due to local soybean crisis that causes the skyrocketing price. "Government must regulate...