Faculty of Agricultural Technology
UGM is dedicated to bolstering the future of food security expediting the attainment of sustainable development goals (SDGs).
The 4th debate among the 2024 vice presidential candidates, held last Sunday (Jan.
Despite the onset of rain, several regions in the country, particularly in Yogyakarta, experienced hot weather and temperatures in the days leading up to it.
This week marked the inauguration of Dr. Supriyadi as a professor specializing in food technology and agricultural products at the UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology.
The recent accolade bestowed upon Indonesia by the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) for its Robust and Self-Sufficient Rice Farming System for 2019-2021 is more than a commendation; it calls the nation’s farmers to rise to the occasion. Dr. Bayu Dwi Apri Nugroho, an astute agricultural observer specializing in agroclimatology and climate change, underscores the […].
UGM’s Smart Agriculture team has emerged triumphant, seizing the coveted first place in the Business Plan Competition hosted by the UGM Student Executive Board (BEM KM). The competition, aptly titled the EKRAF International Essay Competition, witnessed the Smart Agriculture maestros clinching victory among 35 competing teams.
There has been an increase in the price of imported soybeans from the usual price of around 10,000 Indonesian Rupiah per kilogram to 11,000 Rupiah per kilogram.
Dr. Rachma Wikandari, a Food Technology and Agricultural Products lecturer at the UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology, has secured 2nd place in the Young Scientist Award from the Indonesian Association of Food Technologists (PATPI). The award was presented at the PATPI Annual Meeting and the 2nd International Conference on Food Technology and Nutrition 2023 in […].
Dr. Widiastuti Setyaningsih, a Food Technology and Agricultural Products lecturer at the UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology has been selected as the winner of the 2023 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science award in Indonesia.
A UGM team won a gold medal at the 2023 Grand Jamboree-International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Competition held in Paris, France, from November 2 to 5, 2023.
Agriculture is an essential sector inseparable from Indonesia’s economic sustainability.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM)’s main goal in international collaboration is to promote UGM’s existence and reputation as a global player in higher education.
The number of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Indonesia is estimated to be more than 65 million, and they contribute 60 percent of the national GDP, approximately Rp9,000 trillion. However, it’s not easy for MSMEs to progress and expand due to a lack of financial management capability and strategy.
Less-than-ideal climatic conditions confront the 2023 World Food Day (WFD) in Indonesia.
A group of students from across faculties at UGM have developed an automatic pest-repellent device called Memedi Modern or MeMo to keep sparrows away.
In the village of Namberan, located in the Karangasem District of Paliyan, Gunung Kidul Regency, there is an incredible natural resource–the thriving melinjo tree, also known as Gnetum gnemon, a native to Southeast Asia. Nearly every household in this village has melinjo trees in their yards.
UGM students assisted the residents of Banaran V Hamlet in Gunungkidul.
A team of five UGM students has developed an herbal mouthwash innovation using breadfruit leaves. This innovation began with an in-depth study of breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis), a plant commonly found in tropical regions, especially in Asia.
Jangkang Hamlet in Wedomartani Village, Ngemplak, Sleman, is one of the sugarcane-producing hamlets in Yogyakarta.
The UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology and the Indonesian Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing have collaborated to develop a smart irrigation water management pilot project.
The UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology strengthens international cooperation with Ehime University, Japan, in exploring food culture in Indonesia, especially in Yogyakarta. This activity involved 12 students from the Faculty of Agriculture, Ehime University, accompanied by two lecturers, Professor Takuya Sugahara and Associate Professor Kosuke Nishi.
To mark its 12th anniversary, the UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology organized a national seminar titled “The Role of Agricultural Technology in Building Sustainable Agroindustry Towards Golden Indonesia” on Saturday, September 2. The event invited representatives from the Indonesian ministries and UGM’s academic community to discuss agricultural strategies facing contemporary challenges.
UGM Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering students have brought home eight medals from the 9th Southeast Asian Agricultural and Food Engineering Student Chapter – Annual Regional Convention (AE ARC) 2023, held from August 21 to 26 at Universitas Putra Malaysia.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) held a professorial promotions ceremony for Dr. Mirwan Ushada of the Faculty of Agricultural Technology on Tuesday (August 22) at the UGM Senate Hall.
The UGM Faculty of Agricultural Technology (FTP) held a summer course titled “Innovative Technology for Agroindustrial Sector in Society 5.0” from August 7 to 13, 2023.
The Smart Agriculture Research team of the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Technology, has won the 2023 REEC Student Project Competition.
Food waste is an issue faced by societies worldwide. Food leftovers contribute to the world’s largest portion of organic waste, amounting to 30.7 percent.