Local Teak in Bumisari
Teak is a high quality timber plant, big tree and straight trunk. High can reach 30 – 40 meters, leaf width and can grows on the ground 700 meters above sea level. Because of the slow growth and low germination, so the market always never meet the needs of the industry. Some alternatives to respond the big demand of industry, people try to grow Teaks by Tissue Culture.
Goldteak planted a local Teak in Bumisari village on a 2 Ha land. Teak trees grow quite well above paddy fields. Periodic maintenance by fertilizing and giving insecticides at the beginning of growth keeps the trees free from pests. The Teaks in Bumisari are already 11 years old, still young and not ready to be harvested.