Tag: agriculture

IRRI specialist visited Oé-Cusse Ambeno aiming to improve local rice culture

IRRI specialist visited Oé-Cusse Ambeno aiming to improve local rice culture

Share List Senior Associate Scientist and Agronomy Extensionist, Mr. Joel D. Janiya, from International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), visited Oé-Cusse from the 15th to 17th of January 2019. The work visit included field trips to several rice paddies (Kaktua Naek, Barel, Oekasi and Betbanae Tuan) […]

SAPIP program in Oé-Cusse

SAPIP program in Oé-Cusse

Share List The Meeting Room of the President of the RAEOA Authority – ZEESM TL, Dr. Mari Alkatiri, in Oebau – Pante Macassar, Oé-Cusse, hosted a meeting on Wednesday 9 January 2019 presenting the SAPIP program (Sustainable Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project), promoted by the World […]

Oe-cusse: Work with farmers to innovate allows an increase of 136% in rice production

Oe-cusse: Work with farmers to innovate allows an increase of 136% in rice production

Share List A new rice production system based on the Jajar Legowo System (JLS) is being implemented and monitored by the ZEESM – TL Agriculture Office in association with the UNDP.   Oé-Cusse, November 30, 2018 With the aim of increasing the productivity of local […]

Oe-cusse: Work with farmers to innovate allows an increase of 136% in rice production

Oe-cusse: Work with farmers to innovate allows an increase of 136% in rice production

Share List A new rice production system based on the Jajar Legowo System (JLS) is being implemented and monitored by the ZEESM – TL Agriculture Office in association with the UNDP. The results are exceeding expectations. With the aim of increasing the productivity of local rice […]

60 students from ETARO School participate in workshop on new rice planting techniques

60 students from ETARO School participate in workshop on new rice planting techniques

Share List For two days, students were trained by Indonesian specialist Mr. Tony Basuki to implement the Legowo 21 technique for increasing rice production   August 09, 2018   Last Friday 3rd of August, Indonesian rice production specialist Mr. Tony Basuki arrived in Oé-Cusse to […]

A delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia, the Embassy of Norway and UNDP visited Oé-Cusse to start actions to promote peace building and cross-border collaboration between Oé-Cusse and Napan.

A delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia, the Embassy of Norway and UNDP visited Oé-Cusse to start actions to promote peace building and cross-border collaboration between Oé-Cusse and Napan.

Share List “…Before global borders were to separate people, but these days, our global borders especially the borders between Timor-Leste and Indonesia are to unite people and to bring peace to our communities…”. H.E. Dr. Mari Alkatiri   August 08, 2018   Today 7th of August, […]

New farming techniques can increase rice production in Oé-Cusse by more than 50%

New farming techniques can increase rice production in Oé-Cusse by more than 50%

Share List Rice specialist from Indonesia visited farmers in Oé-Cusse to share knowledge that can increase local rice production. Fifty (50) students from ETARO school were part of the first pilot implementation in Lifao.   On Friday 13th of July, Mr Tony Basuki rice production […]

15 December, 2018: The Regional Secretary of Agriculture supports farmers of six value chains in Oé-Cusse

15 December, 2018: The Regional Secretary of Agriculture supports farmers of six value chains in Oé-Cusse

Share List On Monday the 15th and Tuesday the 16th of January more than a 100 producers form Oé-Cusse  participated in a workshop to determine obstacles and problems affecting 6 value chains:  coffee, candlenuts, rice, pineapples,  fishery and citrus (such as mandarin). Producers from all the […]

19 Outubru, 2017: Agro-Expo Semináriu: HARII SETÓR AGRIKULTURA KOMPETITIVU IHA OÉ-CUSSE AMBENO. “Kria ita-nia Futuru Agrikultura”

19 Outubru, 2017: Agro-Expo Semináriu: HARII SETÓR AGRIKULTURA KOMPETITIVU IHA OÉ-CUSSE AMBENO. “Kria ita-nia Futuru Agrikultura”

Share List Semináriu AGRO-EXPO hahú ohin loron, ho forma oradór sira iha privadu no sektór públiku, sosiedade sivil no parseiru dezenvolvimentu sira. Semináriu ho objetivu atu halibur espesialista no partisipante sira husi Timor-Leste no rai-li’ur sira, involve privadu no instituisaun sira setór públiku, sosiedade sivil […]