Visit to RRIMINIS Lakai, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan by Minister of Primary Industry and Programme with the Rubber Smallholders

YB Puan Teresa Kok, Minister of Primary Industry (MPI) made a working visit to the Rubber Research Mini Station in Lakai, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan on the 17th November 2018 and participated in the programme with rubber smallholders around the district of Lakai and Jelebu. The program is aimed at identifying the current issues faced by rubber smallholders as well as reviewing the implementation of the Malaysian Rubber Board Latex Production Centre project in Lakai, Jelebu in the efforts of MRB to increase the production of latex in the country.

Attendees listened diligently to the briefing

The pineapple juice produced from the pineapple holding managed by one of the smallholders in RRIMINIS LGM Lakai, Jelebu, Negeri Sembilan

Pineapple holding in RRIMINIS LGM Lakai, Negeri Sembilan

A Visit to the Latex Collection Centre, RRIMINIS LGM Lakai, Negeri Sembilan

Briefing by Dr Azhar Ahmad on the Latex Collection Centre Project

Briefing by En Ghazali Ab Hasib, one of the pekebun kecil contoh

MRB Top Management with the distinguished guests

YB Minister with MRB Top Management

YB Puan Teresa Kok listening to the RRIMETER explanation by one of MRB Officer. RRIMETER is one of the innovations produced by MRB to give the accurate reading of dry rubber content (DRC)

YB Pn Teresa kok, listening to the briefing on RRIMINIS LGM Lakai and the Latex Collection Centre Project from Tuan Mohamad Tuan Muda, Director of Extension and Development Division