A programme to help achieving a modern and productive natural rubber.

rubber-plantationKLPK formulates its research programme with the vision towards achieving a modern and productive natural rubber industry in Malaysia through implementation of appropriate rubber management technologies. To realize this, KLPK will endeavor to generate technologies to achieve sustainable production of rubber by optimizing land use through integrated farming and aggro-forestry, implementation of practical technologies of exploitation and appropriate agricultural practices.

The major research areas undertaken are agronomy, exploitation techniques, integrated farming, aggro-forestry and laboratory automation techniques.