Date of Birth: 1970
Family: Wife: Nani. Children: Edil, 8 year old boy in primary school.
Location: Liliriaja, Soppeng, South Sulawesi
- Area: 0.70 Hectares in one plot.
- The farm is on sloping land with fertile soil.
- The cocoa is planted on a 3M x 3M pattern and 67 trees were side grafted about 3 years ago.
- The farm requires shade trees planted as it is currently unshaded.
- Cocoa pod borer is the main pest and disease issues.
- Only basic farm practices applied.
- There are approximately 260 trees that are dead and require replacing (34% of the farm)
- Total harvest per year = +/- 400kg from 0.70 hectares (est. 571kg/ha)
Photo of Sultan and his wife Nani outside their family home
Photo of Sultan and Nani's family home.
- The farm was passed to Syamsuddin from his parents.
- Mella helps in the farm, particularly at harvest time in addition to managing the family home.
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