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3.12 Million Hectares Of Oil Palm Are In Forest Areas

POSO, CENTRAL SULAWESI – Land use violations were found in a recent analysis conducted by Greenpeace Indonesia and geospatial expert The TreeMap, where their findings show that 3.12 million hectares of oil palm plantations are located within forest areas, including protected forest areas and conservation forests. The findings are research …

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CPO Prices Soar, Palm Oil Farmers Restraint by Middlemen

For decades, Kanisius Tereng has been a palm oil farmer in Paser Regency, East Kalimantan. Since the last three months, he admitted that the price of palm oil has moved up. Unfortunately, those who garden every day and harvest oil palm bunches, are unable to taste the sweetness of this …

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