InfoSAWIT, Central Kalimantan–The smallholders joining the group, Kelompok Tani (Poktan) TENERA, in Village of Hampalit, Sub district of Katingan Hilir, District of Katingan, Central Kalimantan Province, succeeded to get Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) certificate. It is planned that today (18/9) Poktan TENERA would get the certificate from the Director of RSPO Indonesia, Tiur Rumondang.
From what InfoSAWIT got, Poktan TENERA passed some process of guidance and development for more than one year, together with PT WNL, the subsidiary of BGA Group in getting RSPO certificate or since 2017.
A one fresh fruit supplier to one subsidiary of BGA Group, Poktan TENERA successfully passed the process that Certification Institution, Mutu Certification did. The assessment done was based on the sustainable land advantage, legal, the cultivation based on principles and criteria in RSPO.(T1)