Press Articles

No.URLReferenceYear
1https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0RkX-r2j2A4Berita RTM, RTM (2020) 24 Ogos 2020 – Berita Perdana – SureSawit teknologi pemprosesan DNA.2020
Article published on 24 August 2020.
2https://berita.rtm.gov.my/index.php/teknologi/21211-suresawit-teknologi-pemprosesan-dna-tingkat-kualiti-pengeluaran-minyak-sawitMedia Baharu, RTM (2020) “Suresawit” teknologi pemprosesan DNA tingkat kualiti minyak sawit2020
Article published on 24 August 2020.
3https://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/mpob-propose-incentives-woo-youths-plantation-industryBernama, The Edge Markets (2020) MPOB to propose incentives to woo youths to plantation industry2020
Article published on 24 August 2020.
4https://www.hmetro.com.my/bisnes/2020/08/613771/insentif-pekerja-sertai-perladangan-sawitZainuddin M Z (2020) Insentif pekerja sertai perladangan sawit2020
Article published on 24 August 2020.
5https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2020/05/592005/20-years-excellenceParveez G K A, New Straits Times (2020) 20 years of excellence.2020
Article published on 13 May 2020.
6https://www.pressreader.com/malaysia/berita-harian-malaysia/20191019/page/8/textviewBerita Harian (2019). Santan berasaskan sawit inovasi MPOB Johan Pertandingan R&D Selangor.2019
Article published on 19 October 2019.
7https://www.nst.com.my/opinion/columnists/2019/05/484450/putting-shine-back-our-golden-cropGoh H H, New Straits Times (2019) Putting the shine back on Our golden crop.2019
Article published on 1 May 2019.
8https://theaseanpost.com/article/dwarf-trees-offer-hope-palm-oils-futureThe Asean Post (2019) Dwarf trees offer hope for palm oil’s future2019
Article published on 16 March 2019
9https://www.nst.com.my/news/nation/2019/03/469636/dwarf-trees-may-be-answer-msias-palm-oil-industry-futureAFP, New Straits Times (2019). Dwarf trees may be answer to Msia’s palm oil industry future.2019
Article published on 15 March 2019.
10http://palmoilis.mpob.gov.my/V4/berita-sawit-2018/Naqiuddin M and Tarmizi A H, Berita Harian (2018). Teknologi kultur tisu tingkat produktiviti sawit.2018
Article published on 3 November 2018.
11https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-03/short-and-skinny-oil-palms-to-boost-world-s-most-used-edible-oilRaghu A, Bloomberg (2018). New dwarf trees set to revolutionize palm oil market.2018
Article published on 4 October 2018.
12https://www.theedgemarkets.com/article/mysay-business-usual-not-option-anymore-oil-palm-industryChandran M R, Edge Weekly (2018) Mysay: Business as usual not an option anymore for the oil palm industry.2018
Article published on 5 August 2018.
13https://geneticliteracyproject.org/2017/03/20/palm-reading-genetic-epigenetic-scans-boost-palm-oil-yields-reduce-environmental-footprint/Yan W, Genetic Literacy Project (2017) Palm reading: How genetic, epigenetic scans could boost palm oil yields, reduce environmental foorprint.2017
Accessed 20 March 2017.
14https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/a-makeover-for-the-worlds-most-hated-crop/Yan W, Scientific American (2017) A makeover for the world’s most hated crop.2017
Article published on 16 March 2017.
15https://www.bbc.com/news/business-36244547Hope K, BBC News (2016). Could a plastic punch revolutionise the lives of palm oil subsistence farmers? https://www.bbc.com/news/business-362445472016
Article published on 10 May 2016.
16https://www.whatisepigenetics.com/dna-methylation-and-bad-karma-to-blame-for-oil-palm-trees-useless-fruit/Kirkpatrick B, What is Epigenetics (2015) DNA methylation and ‘Bad Karma’ to blame for oil palm trees’ useless fruit.2015
Article published on 22 September 2015.
17https://www.foodnavigator.com/Article/2015/09/16/Stopping-bad-karma-could-save-palm-oil-industry-millionsMichail N, Food Navigator (2015) Stopping ‘bad karma’ could save palm oil industry millions2015
Article published on 16 September 2015.
18https://www.scidev.net/asia-pacific/agriculture/news/mutation-discovered-in-oil-palm-genes-a-game-changer.htmlHeng N, SciDevNet (2015) Mutation discovered in oil palm genes: a game changer?2015
Article published on 15 Spetember 2015
19https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/09/researchers-solve-mystery-mutated-oil-palmsPennisi E. Science (2015) Researchers solve mystery of the mutated oil palms.2015
Accessed 9 September 2015.
20https://www.thestar.com.my/lifestyle/features/2014/09/01/colours-of-distinction-when-oil-palm-is-right-for-pickingWong, L Z, The Star (2014). Colours of distinction: when oil palm is right for picking.2014
Article published on 1 September 2014.
21https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/can-indiana-jones-help-sort-out-the-palm-oil-problem/Huizen J, Scientific American (2014) Can Indiana Jones help sort out the palm oil problem?2014
Article published on 8 July 2014
22https://www.foodnavigator.com/Article/2014/07/01/Oil-palm-genetics-may-provide-more-reliable-clues-for-ripenessGray N, Food Navigator (2014) Oil palm genetics may provide more reliable clues for ripeness2014
Article published on 1 July 2014.
23https://www.theguardian.com/environment/world-on-a-plate/2013/jul/26/palm-oil-genome-deforestation-sustainabilityBryce E, The Guardian (2013) Sequenced palm oil genome paves the way for sustainable plantations.2013
Accessed 26 July 2013.
24https://news.mongabay.com/2013/07/oil-palm-genome-mapped-could-boost-yields-reduce-pressure-on-rainforests/Butler R A, Mongabay (2013) Oil palm genome mapped, could boost yields, reduce pressure on rainforests.2013
Article published on 25 July 2013.
25https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-23418714Morelle R, BBC (2013) Genome of oil palm sequenced2013
Article published on 24 July 2013.
26https://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/24/science/looking-at-oil-palms-genome-for-keys-to-productivity.html?_r=0Zimmer C, The New York Times (2013) Looking at oil palm’s genome for keys to productivity. 2013
Article published on 24 July 2013.
27http://esciencenews.com/articles/2013/07/24/full.genome.map.oil.palm.indicates.a.way.raise.yields.and.protect.rainforest(e) Science News (2013) Full genome map of oil palm indicates a way to raise yields and protect rainforest.2013
Article published on 24 July 2013.
28https://www.ibtimes.com/crucial-oil-palm-gene-could-prove-beneficial-farmers-asian-rain-forests-1359361Palmer R, International Business Times (2013) Crucial oil palm gene could prove beneficial to farmers and Asian rain forests.2013
Article published on 24 July 2013.