Oil Palm (Malaysia)

Study details

  • Date: 2018-2019
  • Location: Malaysia
  • Soil: Peat soil
  • Fertilizer: Fertibor®
  • Trial design: RCBD model


This study showed the application of 100g of Fertibor per palm per year clearly increases the production yield of the palms for two different age groups of palms at two different plantations. Fertibor helps to increase the bunch weight per fresh fruit bunch and also the number of bunches per palm per year.


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