Research Grants

 

LIST OF RESEARCH PROJECTS (FAKULTI PERTANIAN LESTARI 2018-2019)

BIL 

STAFF NAME

RESEARCH TITLE

ROLE (PROJECT LEADER /MEMBER)

SOURCE

1

Abd. Hamid B. Ahmad

Development of UMS Arboretum and Germplasm Collection of Durian

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

2

Abd. Rahman Bin Milan

Organic Soil Amendment for Sustainable Smallholder Cacao Production

MEMBER

UMS

3

Azwan Awang

Characterization and molecular mechanistic insights into sweetness and thermal stability of sweet protein from Theobroma cacao. Mabinlin

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

Qualitative and Quantitative Evaluation of Bovine Ovaries, Follicles and Cumulous-Oocyte-Complexes (COCs) and In Vitro Production of Embryos

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Characterization of Peptide Patterns of Cocoa Beans (Theobroma cacao) Influenced by Varieties and Fermentation Level

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Effect of clone and fermentation duration to peptide profiles and their relation to unique cocoa flavour

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

Organic Soil Amendment for Sustainable Smallholder Cacao Production

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Potential of Azolla as an Eco-sustainable Green Approach for Agriculture Wastewater Phytoremediation and Soil Fertility Improvement

MEMBER

UMS

4

Candyrine Su Chui Len

Utilization of oil palm by-products as animal feeds

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

5

Chee Fong Tyng

Role and Mechanisms of microRNA regulation in phase transition and growth enhancement of Malaysian pineapple cultivars

MEMBER

KPM

Identification of Novel Chemical Constituent from Synergistic Effect of Four Traditional Medicinal Plant : Polygonum Multiflorum, Rehmannia Glutinosa, Senna Obtusifolia and Crataegus and Anti-hypertension Effect in Effect in Adipose Cell Culture

MEMBER

GERAN NGO/SWASTA

Development of markers for Malaysian durian varities using genotyping-by-sequencing approcah

MEMBER

UMS

6

Clament Chin Fui Seung

Effects of Microbe Enriched Compost in Controlling Basal Stem Rot Disease of Oil Palm Seedling

PROJECT LEADER

Maxim Wealth Sdn Bhd

 

 

Effects of Dairy Farm Effluent Compost on Pakchoy and Upland Rice Yield

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Characterization of Novel Bacterial Species from the Antarctica Soil Samples

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Effects of Humic Acid, Dairy Farm Effluent Compost (DFC) and Additional of Indigenous Microbes on Growth and Yield of Selected Crops

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

BORNEENSIS-AGARICOMYCETES 2019-2021: Harnessing Bornean wild mushrooms diversity for agrobiomass cultivation, nutritional analysis and medicinal properties

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Utilization of Oil Palm By-products as Substrate for Production of Oyster, Shiitake, and Lingzhi Mushrooms

MEMBER

UMS

7

Elisa Azura Bt Azman

Suitability of Selected Soil Types Through Calcium Silicate Incubation Study for Sustainable Rice Production in Kota Belud, Sabah

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Exploring Sustainable Management Strategies of Natural Ecosystem and Agricultural Environments in Tropical Regions

PROJECT LEADER

JAPAN

Organic Soil Amendment for Sustainable Smallholder Cacao Production

MEMBER

UMS

Comparison between manual active zone-yield composter and auto turning composter

MEMBER

UMS

8

Januarius Gobilik

Sinamusakot' (Grass Silage) Technology and 'Nukadan' (Pit) Packchong Napier Farming System for Improvement of Cattle Feed Production in Sabah

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

The Determination of Growth and Yield of selected Cassava Varieties

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Morphological and agronomic classiifcation and year round yield and nutritive value of Napier grass varieties in Sabah for cattle production

PROJECT LEADER

UMS - Hafiz Farm

 

 

Dry Matter Weight as an Indicator for Nutrient Supply Concentration of Brassica rapa L. ‘Curly Dwarf Pak Choy’ in Conventional and Vertical Hydroponic Systems

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Effects of Dairy Farm Effluent Compost on Pakchoy and Upland Rice Yield

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Development of Hafiz FEED (UMS Hafiz FEED O Booster) Packaging and Storing Regimes

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Eco-BHaif; a new beehive design for sustaining healthy colony of honeybee under broader tropical climatic range

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Effects of Humic Acid, Dairy Farm Effluent Compost (DFC) and Additional of Indigenous Microbes on Growth and Yield of Selected Crops

MEMBER

UMS

9

Jupikely James Silip

Projek Program Transformasi Luar Bandar (NBOS4) Bagi Belia Trans Pegalan Keningau.

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

 

 

Innovating Indigenous Socio-Economy Among Lundayehs:
The Commodity of Bera Adan In Long Pasia

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Development of UMS Arboretum and Germplasm Collection of Durian

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Sustainable Development of a Tropical Agroforestry Program in the Rural Borneo Highlands

PROJECT LEADER

United State National Science Foundation (NSF), USA

 

 

Effects of Humic Acid, Dairy Farm Effluent Compost (DFC) and Additional of Indigenous Microbes on Growth and Yield of Selected Crops

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Development of Hafiz FEED (UMS Hafiz FEED O Booster) Packaging and Storing Regimes

MEMBER

UMS

10

Lum Mok Sam

Evaluation Of Upland Rice Genotypes To Drought Stress Using Drought Tolerance Indices

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Profiling & Biosensor Kit for Authentication of Honey Fraudulent Detection

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Evaluation of the Growth and Yield of Upland Rice Genotypes to Drought Stress and Rice Blast Disease

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Liquid Chromatography - Mass Spectrometer Metabolomics Chemotaxonomic study of upland rice from Sabah

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

 

 

Sustainable Agro-prenuership Programme in Kota Belud, Sabah

MEMBER

Industry

 

 

Effects of Dairy Farm Effluent Compost on Pakchoy and Upland Rice Yield

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Eco-BHaif; a new beehive design for sustaining healthy colony of honeybee under broader tropical climatic range

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Planting Medium Formulation Using Boiler Ash and Bunch Ash From Oil Palm Waste

PROJECT LEADER

Industry

 

 

Effects of Humic Acid, Dairy Farm Effluent Compost (DFC) and Additional of Indigenous Microbes on Growth and Yield of Selected Crops

MEMBER

UMS

11

Mohamad Zaihan Bin Zailan

Effect Of Mycelial Of Lingzhi Mushroom (Ganoderma lucidum) On Nutritional Quality Of Ensiled Common Napier (Pennisetum Purpureum Schumach)

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Nutritive quality of empty fruit bunch (EFB) and palm press fiber (PPF) treated using mycelial culture of Lingzhi mushroom (Ganoderma lucidum) as ruminant feedstuff

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

12

Mohammad Mohd. Lassim

Physiochemical characterization of chilling and dessication responses of cocoa (Theobroma cacao) seeds

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Seed vigor and plant performance relationships in Snap Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris l.)

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

13

Mohd Rakib bin Mohd Rashid

Screening Of Non-Pathogenic Ganoderma Species Towards Oil Palm (Elaeis Guineensis Jacq.) In Sabah

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Diversity of Endophytic Fungi from Irrigated Rice Ecosystem and Their Efficacy as a Biocontrol Agent Against Pyricularia oryzae

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Efficacy of Selected Commercial Products and Trichoderma sp. In Controling Ganoderma Boninense in Oil Palm Seedlings'

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Utilization of Oil Palm By-products as Substrate for Production of Oyster, Shiitake, and Lingzhi Mushrooms

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Effects of Humic Acid, Dairy Farm Effluent Compost (DFC) and Additional of Indigenous Microbes on Growth and Yield of Selected Crops

MEMBER

UMS

14

Mohammed Selamat Madom

Production Research on the Development of Pineapple Nursery using Macro and Micropropagation Approaches on Mineral Soil Grown under Open Space Environment

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Tissue Culture of MD2 and Golden Diamond Pineapples for evaluation of Plant Survival, Homogeniety and Quality of Mass-Produced Fruits

MEMBER

UMS

15

Md Amirul Alam

Improved vegetable seed production for sustainable agriculture

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

16

Mohamadu Boyie Jalloh

Above and Belowground carbon stock estimation on various land use system at Long Mio, Sipitang, Sabah

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Potential of Azolla as an Eco-sustainable Green Approach for Agriculture Wastewater Phytoremediation and Soil Fertility Improvement

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Efficacy of Selected Commercial Products and Trichoderma sp. In Controling Ganoderma Boninense in Oil Palm Seedlings'

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Comparison of The Efficacy of Steel Slag on Soil Properties of Acid Sulphate and Rice-Cropped Soils in Kota Belud, Sabah

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Microbial formulation for soil and plant health with emphasis on ultisols and oil palm seedlings

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

17

Mohd. Amin Bin Mohd. Soom

Innovative single seedlings nursery tray for system of rice intensification mechanized transplanting

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

18

Nurul'Azah Mohd Yaakub

Economic Feasibility and Technical Evaluation of Sustainable Indigenous Chicken Production using Corn Variety Suwan-2 Feed’

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

19

Nor Elliza Binti Tajidin

Potential of Azolla as an Eco-sustainable Green Approach for Agriculture Wastewater Phytoremediation and Soil Fertility Improvement

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

Organic Soil Amendment for Sustainable Smallholder Cacao Production

MEMBER

UMS

Deciphering the relationship of microorganism diversity and flavor formation during cocoa (Theboroma cacao) fermentation

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

20

Nur Aainaa Hasbullah

Improving acid subsoil physical, chemical, and biological properties by using Humic Acid, dairy farm effluent compost, and biochar

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

21

Rohaida Abdul Rasid @ Abdul Rashid

Method of large scale production of corn kernel silage

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Development of Free Antibiotic and Super Healthy Egg's via Feed Modification from Medicine Herbs

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

22

Rosmah Murdad

THE AGRICULTURE GRADUATES’ EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS IN SABAH : AN EXPLORATION OF THE EMPLOYERS’ EXPECTATIONS AND GRADUATES' AWARENESS

MEMBER

UMS

23

Suzan Benedick

Effects of Pesticide Exposure to Loss of Colonies and Health of Honey Bee (Apis cerana) in Kudat, Sabah.

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Phylogenetic, systematics and pollination efficiency of Borneon stingless bees species (Tetragonula app.) on vanilla (Vanilla planifolia) and dragon fruit (Hylocereus polyrhizus)

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Agricultural pesticides residue, viral disease threats and loss of habitats on honey bee (Apis cerana)

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Investigation of selected heavy metals contaminants in raw honey of Stingless Bees (Heterotrigana Itama) and its relationship to environmental factors

PROJECT LEADER

UMS

 

 

Eco-BHaif; a new beehive design for sustaining healthy colony of honeybee under broader tropical climatic range

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Soil invertebrates and its effects on soil quality for agriculture in Sabah

MEMBER

UMS

 

 

Unique Sabah Honey (USH); establishment of an independent honey quality grading based on combined key signature markers for selected Meliponine species

PROJECT LEADER

KPM

24

Siti Aisyah Sidik

Comparison of Stingless Bee Honey (Heterotrigona itama) and Local Honey (Apis cerana) as a cryoprotectant to improve pist-thawing sperm characteristics in bucks

PROJECT LEADER

UMS