Our Business | Bio-Integration
Through 10 years of extensive R&D, the Group has been able to produce high quality oil palm ramets for the palm oil industry.
Since 2005, millions have been invested into the research and development of tissue culture technology through TSH Biotech Sdn Bhd with the objective of producing superior oil palm ramets for the palm oil industry.
In 2015, TSH successfully commenced the commercial production of high quality Wakuba ramets which offer high fresh fruit bunches (FFB), yield and oil extraction rate. It marked an important milestone for the Group in achieving better yields and returns from its plantations, further accelerating growth objectives.
- At 700,000 sq.ft, the Wakuba TSH Biotech laboratory is staffed by a team of experienced tissue culturists led by Dr. Jinil Malaji, Head of Biotechnology and is assisted by a manager, Ms. Leong Yin Wah.
- The production of TSH Biotech’s WAKUBA ramets is carried out in a well-equipped laboratory infrastructure, and based on solid and proven processes and protocols.
- The Group’s oil palm ortets used for elite palms of our own estates. These oil palm ortets had undergone years of observation and evaluation, and up to five cycles of oil extraction tests in compliance with SIRIM standards.
More about our Tissue Culture Technology here:
Tissue Culture Technology