Gerakan Pemberian 2500 Bibit Senon Gratis 2500 Untuk Petani Mayungan

Movement to Give 2500 Senon Seeds for Free 2500 to Mayungan Farmers


A lecturer at the Faculty of Agriculture of Udayana University, Prof. I GustiNgurahSantosa helped Mayungan farmers (Antapan village, Baturiti sub-district to get free Sengon (Albizia chinensis) seeds from the Suwung Permanent Nursery, Forestry Service located in Suwung Village. The seeds obtained were planted in the field during the rainy season January, February 2022 on an area of ​​about two hectares.BesidesSengon, the Dinas also prepares seeds of Avocado, Ampupu, Sugar Palm, Cempaka, Sandalwood, Agarwood, Intaran, Red guava, Eucalyptus, Ketapang, Majegau and others


Mayungan farmers are interested in planting sengon seeds because of the many benefits and easy maintenance. Within 5-6 years it can be harvested. Sengon can grow at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level, but will grow well up to a height of 800 meters. Sengon is widely developed for the development of industrial forests and community forests. The benefits of sengon are to maintain soil fertility because the roots have nodules to supply nitrogen, the leaves are good for animal feed because of their high protein content, the wood is for light construction, furniture needs, and as a raw material for pulp. Equally important in the Sengon field it serves to prevent erosion and maintain go-greens.