Agriculture and What Made Us

Why we couldn't have our modern living without agriculture

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Sarawak Timber Industry on Occupational Safety

In Bintulu, where...you add your stuff here man, I'm not from around here. Today is the last day of the lecture for the Occupational Safety and Health Campaign in Sarawak Timber Industry jointly organized by Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation (STIDC), Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH), and Sarawak Timber Association (STA). The attendees …

Latest Pest and Diseases at Forest Plantation in Sarawak

Industrial Tree Plantation (ITP) is an intensively managed, even-age monoculture plantation, with special emphasis on fast-growing exotic species. For the State, this means Acacia mangium, Eucalyptus deglupta, Eucalyptus pellita, Gmelina arborea, Octomeles sumatrana, Khaya ivorensis, and Paraserianthes falcataria. The manifestation of ITP came about in the 90’s. The official effort geared towards ITP only began in …

Hold my beer. Define Sarawak for Sarawakian

The first major scientific attempt to test techniques for restoring open barren areas to their original, natural state, was initiated here in Bintulu, Sarawak. Mitsubishi Corporation was the first company endeavoring into the extraction of timber in the State. With them, Sarawak was among the world's leading exporter of tropical timbers in the 90's; created …

Human flocking

Is flocking (like the birds) a normal behavioural habit in human? Made more prominent through social connectivity made more plausible? The effect of social media on human flocking behaviour. What twitter achieved effortlessly while TV could not. This recently more revealing side of human being is not evolutionary, at best, would be to describe it …