PRODUCTION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE
PT Asian Hybrid Seeds Technologies Indonesia corn seeds production and processing starts by planting the male and female parent seedsin order to produce varieties. Parent seeds are planted with strict quality standards so that the variety produced will have very high genetic purity and uniformity.
Harvest will pass through a series of weighing and sorting before it enters into the dryer. Drying process is conducted carefully, with the help of electronical and computerized control in order to be certain that the drying standards such as temperature, air flow and moisture contentare appropriate with the quality standards so that the seed germination, vigor and storability will be achieved as desired.
Special handling is also conducted during shelling process so that the grain would not have any mechanical damage which will result to a decrease in its quality. Moreover to ensure cleanliness and physical uniformity, the next process is grading and cleaning before the seeds aretreated with chemicals and dye to keep the seed quality stay good at storage and also to provide initial protection for the grains during planting. All process follows the highest standard and is strictly supervised by the quality assurance team. All process is conducted and documented based on the quality management system ISO 9001:2008.
“All process is supervised with high standard by a special quality assurance team.”
To be a company that provides hybrid corn seeds and planting materials of highest quality and profitability
Currently, the company has four sophisticated processing line facilities for corn seed processing with a capacity of 30.000 MT of corn seeds per year complete with its supporting facilities like warehouse, laboratory, research and development, supported by more than 200 professionals with agricultural expertise.
The processing and engineering ability owned by the company has also been acknowledged and trusted by various multinational companies doing business in Indonesia.
“To become a company that provides hybrid corn seeds and planting materials with the highest quality and profitability.”
PT Asian Hybrid Seeds Technologies Indonesia (formerly PT Jagung Hibrida Sulawesi) is a business unit of the holding company Indophil Asia Equities, Incorporated. It started in 2002 in Manado, North Sulawesi, where PT. Jagung Hibrida Sulawesi (JHS) was established by its founder Mr. Alan B. Uy.
Then in 2003, this business unit moved its operation to Jember, East Java, which is one of the centers of Agribusiness in Indonesia. Since then, this company has grown rapidly and became one of the major players among the other hybrid corn seed producers in Indonesia.
Capital restructuring was conducted in 2010 and the name of the company was changed from PT. Jagung Hibrida Sulawesi (JHS) to PT. Asian Hybrid Seeds Technologies Indonesia (AHSTI).