Having been exposed to the palm oil industry for nearly half a year during this internship, I have witnessed both sides of the debate on palm oil, and one of the most vocal contenders for … Continue reading “Uniting ASEAN in the name of sustainability”
“I hope you can be an assistant in the plantation, I’m praying for you to be an assistant, my son.” Bambang was born in Rantauprapat on 11 July, 1988, and was raised in a modest … Continue reading “SMART Scholarship makes Bambang’s parents’ dreams come true”
Golden Agri-Resources first quarter 2019 EBITDA shows resilience despite year-on-year decline in CPO prices
The palm oil industry is changing. Extraordinary Everyday tells the stories of the people behind responsible palm oil production. The third video of the series is about our teacher, Siti Musyaropah, from West Kalimantan, who … Continue reading “I am a maker of a sustainable future; I am a teacher”
Dr. Edgar Turner, curator of insects at the University of Cambridge’s Museum of Zoology, talks about Sinar Mas Agribusiness and Food’s partnership with them on BEFTA – Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function in Tropical Agriculture, which … Continue reading “Researching insect biodiversity in oil palm plantations through BEFTA”
The palm oil industry is changing. Extraordinary Everyday tells the stories of the people behind responsible palm oil production. The second video of the series is about our food technologist, Punjung Renjani, from the Indonesian … Continue reading “I am a maker of a sustainable future; I am a food technologist”
The palm oil industry is changing. This change is being driven by the extraordinary work of everyday people.
GAR and GeoTraceability collaborate using technology to enable independent supplier mills achieve traceability to plantation