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PLANTING MATERIAL AS KEY INPUT FOR SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL

@article{Baskett2007PLANTINGMA,
  title={PLANTING MATERIAL AS KEY INPUT FOR SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL},
  author={J.P.C. Baskett and J. C. Jacquemard and Tristan Durand-Gasselin and Edyana Suryana and Hayun Zaelanie and Eko Dermawan},
  journal={Journal of Oil Palm Research},
  year={2007}
}
The trends generally agreed for the future of palm oil as an important commodity are the combination of a demand for food that will double over the next 20 years, the emergence of new uses as a renewable energy source, and (until the recent price exuberance over biodiesel) the falling price trend of palm oil in real terms on the world market. For more than 30 years, the average crop yield of the land under exploitation in the world does not exceed 3 t ha -1 yr -1 . The boom in availability of… 
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