28 April 2015
Every year it happened the decline in productivity of buffalo of three percents. The numbers of buffalo were at the moment only around 1.5 million heads. This was conveyed by Professor of Faculty of Animal Husbandry, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Prof.Dr Cece Sumantri, in the press conference of Pre Scientific Oration in the Meeting Room of Council of Trustees / Majelis Wali Amanah (MWA), Campus of IPB Baranangsiang, Thursday (23/4).
27 April 2015
A Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the cultivation of medicinal plants is needed for the various medicinal plants as a result of the peculiarities of each species of the medicinal plants. The standardized preparation of raw materials is required for the variety of diseases identified, such as infectious, non-infectious, and degenerative diseases existing at this time, and in the future (new emerging diseases / NED). Tropical rain forests contain more than 50 percent of species of medicinal plants on earth, and this is a source of medicinal plants and raw materials. Of 90 thousand species of plants growing in Indonesia, 9,600 plants are identified as being used medicinal plants.