Environment

Environment & Sustainability

Virtual Reality Oil Palm Plantation Tour 1.0

MPOC proudly presents The Virtual Reality Oil palm Plantation Tour which is now available on MPOC official website http://mpoc.org.my/vr-oil-palm/plantation-tour.html. This is a creative collaboration with Felda, FGV Holdings Berhad and Sime Darby Plantation Berhad which was a joint effort to bring ...

Bee-Fencing Part 2: Challenges and recommendations

Requires active involvement from village community instead of smallholders working individually.

Celebrating and Sustaining Our Iconic Species through Conservation

Celebrating and Sustaining Our Iconic Species Through Conservation Celebrating and Sustaining Our Iconic Species Through Conservation The world’s wildlife are faced with many challenges, the biggest threats being habitat loss due to cattle ranching, agricultural expansion and development. Activities...

Cassia cobanensis as a Beneficial Plant in Oil Palm Plantation

Cassia cobanensis as a Beneficial Plant in Oil Palm Plantation Flowering plants are commonly planted around plantations in Malaysia. They are not only planted for the aesthetic value but more importantly for their benefit in Integrated Pest Management system practised in oil palm plantations. There ...

Drivers of land use emissions 1961-2017: What does it say about Malaysian palm oil?

A comprehensive inventory of land-use and agricultural emissions was published in Nature (January 2021) and highlighted that agricultural activities contributed 25% to the total anthropogenic GHG emissions throughout the period of 2001-2017, driven by rising emissions per land area. Using time serie...

Bee -Fencing as an Alternative for Oil Palm Smallholders to Mitigate Human-Elephant Conflict

More than 80% success rate of stopping the elephant from entering farm.