"...the global community of foodies can make a real difference to poor people who struggle daily with hunger and survival" WFP Director of Public Policy Strategy, Nancy Roman
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Last modified: 2010-11-16 02:35:59
Emilia Nursanti Wibisono, or Santi, is one of the more well-known proponents of the organic food movement here in Jakarta. Her introduction to organic food came in 2001, when her son, Kay, a toddler at the time, was diagnosed as a special-needs child.
Keywords: The Easy Sell of Organics, Jakarta Globe, Indonesia, organik, Jakarta, Emilia Nursanti Wibisono, healthy, children
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:55:24
As prices of fuels and chemical fertilizers soar, the idea of "going organic" becomes more attractive to rice farmers in rural Java.
Keywords: Opportunities, challenges of going organic, Jakarta Post, challenges, organic, organik, rural, Java, chemical fertilizers, pestisida kimia
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:51:47
Farmers in Karanglo subdistrict, Polanharjo district, Klaten regency, Central Java, have decided to gradually switch to a sustainable farming system by starting to plant organic rice this planting season, subdistrict head Yudi Kusnandar has said.
Keywords: Bantul farmers to go organic slowly, use limited chemicals, Jakarta Post, Karanglo, Klaten, sustainable, project, pilot, organic
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:43:42
Keywords: RI's small organic farming sector looks set to boom, Jakarta Post, organic, organik, projection, market share, global
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:34:59
Organic and non-organic food. Is this all in the labels?
Keywords: Organic tag confuses buyers, Jakarta Post, organic, organik, labels, healthy, certification, sertifikasi
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:31:50
Chemical fertilizers are excessively used in plantations and farms throughout Indonesia, damaging the environment and leading to the emergence of various diseases.
Keywords: Nuni Gofar: Promoting organic farming, Jakarta Post, organic, farming, organik, pertanian, chemical fertilizers, pestisida kimia
Last modified: 2010-11-15 18:27:46
The question is no longer on whether to consume organic food, but on if your food is actually organic.
Keywords: indonesia, organic, Jakarta Post, organik, healthy, lifestyle
Last modified: 2010-11-14 22:31:42
As Indonesia hosts an international meeting on toxic and hazardous chemicals here, a nongovernmental organization said on Sunday that an increase in the country's pesticide use had resulted in the poisoning of farmers.
Keywords: Indonesia, pesticides, pestisida, poison, racun, petani, farmers, organic, organik
Last modified: 2010-11-04 23:06:46
Bali tourism is leading the island into an unstable condition made of inconsistent policies, experts say.
Keywords: Bali tourism causes risks,Experts, Bali Tourism, environment, beach, water, social, economic, condition
Last modified: 2010-11-02 22:17:59
Kompas reports that there is a growing demand for imported fruit products in Bali, dwarfing the counterpoising balance of trade in fruits being exported from the island. For the period January-August 2010 the value if imported fruits to Bali reached Rp. 540 billion (US$58.6 million) a 300% increase over the same period in 2009. By comparison, only Rp. 2 billion (US$217,000) in Bali-grown fruits were exported during this period.
Keywords: Indonesia, Bali, fruit, KOMPAS, Imports are Overwhelming Bali Fruit Growers