Working Group - Potato

Targets: By 2020, this group is planning to train 2,500 farmers on 5,000 hectares of land and to increase the productivity by 33%. The project is expected to bring 76% income improvement to potato farmers in Indonesia

 

Activities:

  • Producing high quality industrial potato seeds
  • Farmer’s capacity building on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) through mentoring

 

Results:

  • Farmers engaged: 3,828
  • Land: 1,416 ha

 

Partners: Indofood, Yara Indonesia, Directorate of Horticulture-Ministry of Agriculture, Sarana Tani

 

Areas of work: West Java, East Java, West Nusa Tenggara