ECER: Cattle Rearing In Oil Palm Lands

December 27, 2007
THE East Coast Economic Region (ECER) plan to integrate cattle rearing in oil palm lands
will provide dual income to oil palm farmers and can create 6,000 new job opportunities
for the region, Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) director-general Datuk Dr Mohd Basri
Wahid said.
Out of the 6,000 job opportunities, some.4,000 jobs can be created in upstream
activities such as tanning, meat processing, and feed milling.
— China Press (Biz)