Universitas Gadjah Mada is one Local Committee of IAAS Indonesia. It is located in Flora
Street Number 1 Bulaksumur, Sleman, Yogyakarta (Faculty of Agroindustrial Technology). IAAS
LC UGM has been established since six year ago, 2010, as full member. It has Vision to support
agriculture in Indonesia by action and intellectual understanding.
IAAS LC UGM has four hosting places, they are Tani Organik Merapi, Sand Agriculture in
Samas Beach, PT. Indmira, and Sabila Farm. Tani Organik Merapi focus in breeding horticulture
organically. The commodities they are Cultivated consist of red spinach, tomatoes, carrot, red
lettuce, and others. Tani Organik Merapi become biggest supplier of organic vegetable in
Superindo Group with 70% market share. PT Indmira is research and technology Development
Company on agriculture sector, they are committed to give solutions for better ecosystem by
doing eco-friendly product innovation. Sabila farm cultivate dragon fruit in their farm due to
cold weather in Kaliurang region.
IAAS LC UGM creates program for building agriculture sector by giving information
about agriculture and supporting skill competency, some of our programs are Exprovisit from
Exchange Program Department, Partnership and Sponsorship Training and LC visitation by
Public Relation Department, Earth Day by Project Department in collaboration with Muda
Menginspirasi Yogyakarta, IELTS challenge from Exchange Program Department in collaboration
with Swift English School, Study on Farm by Science and Technology Department in
collaboration with Project Department. Beside that we are developing a village Named Kulwaru
with their organic village project. We are focused in Making liquid organic fertilizer and biogas
to support their agricultural activity.
IAAS LC UGM encourage young generation to care about agriculture sector by modern
approaching. It is because of agriculture is a critical sector that must be discussed in order to
find any problem and its solution. IAAS LC UGM commits to give contribution in agriculture
sector by supporting global ideas and developing local agriculture. IAAS, Think Globally, Act
Locally! IAAS LC UGM, “Profesional berkarakter”.