Jatropha Seeds Oil Content

Jatropha Curcas seeds can produce 60% oil content depending on:

  • Production capacity (genetics) of the plants
  • Application of advanced pruning techniques
  • Improved pollination results from establishment of bee colonies
  • The moisture level of the soil
  • The nutrient level of the soil
  • Application of foliar fertilizer 30 days before harvest
  • Stage of ripening at harvest
  • Use of high quality processing equipment
  • Processing completed within 24 hours of harvest