Lot 1115, Jalan Utama, 93450, Kuching, Sarawak
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CROP, EXTENSION & FARMERS DEVELOPMENT

 
Introduction
Crop, Extension and Farmers Development Division goals is to encourage and increase the number of pepper entrepreneurs in the pepper industry. The division consists of three sections; Crop , Extension and Farmers Development.
 
Goal
Increase acreage and productivity through the giving of agricultural inputs, extension activities and encourage farmers to involve in entrepreneurship.
 
Pepper Planting Development
Functions
  • To plan, implement, supervise, monitor and review Pepper Planting Development Programmes;
  • To plan, implement, supervise, monitor and review the implementation of Pepper Quality Improvement projects at Farm Level;
  • To plan, implement, supervise, monitor and review the implementation of 1AZAM Programmes (Azam Tani) in Sarawak;
  • To plan, coordinate, manage, supervise, implement and review the process of procurement and distribution of agricultural inputs.
Activities
  • Pepper Planting Development (The establishment of Pepper Farms)
  • Pepper Quality Improvement In Farm Level Projects
  • 1AZAM Programmes (Azam Tani) in Sarawak
  • Procurement of Agriculture Inputs
Farmers Development
Functions
  • To plan, implement, supervise, monitor and provide training and guidance for Entrepreneur Development Projects, Bumiputra Economic Empowerment Projects and Production Of Pepper Cutting Projects;
  • To plan, suggest and monitor the implementation of Farm Road projects for Smallholders;
  • To plan, implement and monitor the implementation of Pepper Ownership and Storage Schemes (SPPL) and Physical Forward Market (PFM)
Activities
  • Entrepreneur Development Projects
  • Bumiputera Economic Empowerment Projects
  • Production of Pepper Cutting Entrepreneur projects
  • Farm Road project for Smallholders
  • Pepper Ownership and Storage Schemes (SPPL)
  • Physical Forward Markets(PFM)
Agricultural Extensions
Functions
  • To plan, organize, guide, implement, coordinate and review extension activities;
  • To encourage pepper farmers to practice Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) and comply with the recommendations of the Pepper Cultivation Technology Manual;
  • To plan, coordinate and implement development exhibition activities;

Activities

  • Implement the Agricultural Extension Programmes through the activities as follows:
    • Pepper Production Technology Courses (KTPL)
    • Pepper Cutting Production Courses (KPKL)
    • Farms Advisory Visits
    • Local Training
    • Farmers Educational Tours
    • Seminars/Conferences / Talks
    • Development Exhibitions
  • Encourage Good Agriculture Practices (GAP)
  • Disease & Pest Control

For more information please contact:

Mr. Unjah Awit
Director
 
Monday-Friday: 7.30 am to 5.30pm
Tel: 082-368034 Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.