The Southeast Johor Development Authority (KEJORA) through the Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Division has organized the Mdur Durian crop course 2022 in collaboration with the Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI). This course was held on 12-15 July 2022 at Hotel Casuarina Meru and Durio Tourism MARDI Kuala Kangsar, Perak.
This Program was organized by Mr. David Bin Abd. Rahman as Deputy General Manager (Development), KEJORA. A total of 20 participants participated in this course consisting of members of village cooperatives, agricultural operators in mixed crop areas and residents around the KEJORA region.
The main objective of this course is to provide exposure and knowledge to participants about the method of premium durian cultivation and marketing potential for durian plants in theory and practice. In addition, this course also indirectly enhances the knowledge, skills and competitiveness of participants through human capital development training and practical training delivered by MARDI speakers.
The course also highlighted the importance of planting activities until post-harvest to produce high-quality durian fruit in line with the requirements to guarantee the national food supply.
Congratulations and well done to the participants.