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Smallholders urged to grow kenaf

REMBAU, Smallholders have been urged to grow kenaf as part of an integrated farming system in order to supplement their incomes and meet the growing demand.

Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin said there is growing demand for kenaf fibre especially for food and pharmaceutical packaging as well as furniture.

Kenaf cultivation has good potential, we are focusing on kenaf after award-winning studies by the National Kenaf and Tobacco Board (LKTN) on its use as food and pharmaceutical packaging.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)

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Home / General / Smallholders urged to grow kenaf

Smallholders urged to grow kenaf

REMBAU, Smallholders have been urged to grow kenaf as part of an integrated farming system in order to supplement their incomes and meet the growing demand.

Deputy Primary Industries Minister Datuk Seri Shamsul Iskandar Mohd Akin said there is growing demand for kenaf fibre especially for food and pharmaceutical packaging as well as furniture.

Kenaf cultivation has good potential, we are focusing on kenaf after award-winning studies by the National Kenaf and Tobacco Board (LKTN) on its use as food and pharmaceutical packaging.

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