Digitalization industry in inevitable in entering the era of 4.0. In order to support the sustainability in the future, all industries should adopt the technology. Currently, all industries in Indonesia are preparing to enter industry 4.0 including agriculture and fisheries. Hence, the governement is encouraging as many as eight million Indonesian to Go Digital – especially ones who engaged in
The Ministry of Agriculture through the Directorate General of Agricultural Infrastructure and Facilities (PSP) regulates licensing, distribution and utilization of pesticides so that they can be used wisely. The role of pesticides to save agricultural production from plant disease pest disorders is still very large.
Director of Fertilizers and Pesticides, Directorate General of Agricultural Infrastructure and Facilities, Muhrizal Sarwani stated that
The government through the Ministry of Agriculture continues to innovate in boosting export value of agricultural products. The Ministry of Agriculture (Ministry of Agriculture) through Soekarno Hatta Airport Agriculture Quarantine Agency released data on health certification of agricultural products that had been exported to foreign countries as much as 2,254 times with an export value equivalent to Rp 1.26 trillion.
Again, food contributed positively to the inflation rate in February 2019. Some commodities that contributed to deflation in February included race chicken and eggs. The price of these two commodities fell because the price of feed corn also decreased, following the big harvest of corn throughout Indonesia.
While attending the corn farmers’ harvesting activity in Gorontalo, on Friday (1/3) yesterday, President
Minister of Agriculture (Minister of Agriculture) Andi Amran Sulaiman said the government opened opportunities for exports and investment in agricultural commodities to Brazil. This is a very big opportunity as Brazil does not limit the commodities that it wants to export. Therefore, the government is optimistic that the volume of Indonesian food exports to Brazil can increase. Because, the Brazilian