Malaysian Pepper Board (MPB) Sungai Asap Branch Office is located at Lot 1122, Block 26, Punan Land District, Sg. Asap, Bakun Resettlement Area, Belaga, Sarawak. It oversees the pepper industry activities covering Sungai Asap Resettlement Area, Belaga and Bakun areas.
Main roles and responsibilities of the office are:
- Implementing Pepper Planting Development Programmes (PPL) by distributing agricultural inputs, farm equipment and farm infrastructure assistance;
- Conducting training and extension activities through Pepper Production Courses (KTPL), Transfer of Technology (TOT) Programmes and In-Situ courses to improve farmer’s knowledge in various aspects of new techniques particularly in pepper farm management;
- Provide technical support on pepper processing and grading techniques at farm level to produce quality pepper.
Mr. Sylvester George
Assistant Economic Affairs Officer
Lot 1122, Block 26,
Punan Land District, Sg. Asap