Personal Details/Awards/Publications: Goh Kah Joo (GKJ)

Personal Details

Name

GOH KAH JOO (GKJ)

Education
University Pertanian Malaysia (UPM)
B.Sc. in Agriculture, 1982University of York, UK
M.Sc. in Biological Computation (Distinction), 1992
Job experience

Tutor, University Pertanian Malaysia   (1982 – 1983)

Assistant Agronomist, Taiko Plantations S/B   (1983 – 1986)

Assistant Research Officer, Applied Agricultural Research S/B   (1986 – 1989)

Research Officer, Applied Agricultural Research S/B   (1990 – 1993)

Senior Research Officer, Applied Agricultural Research S/B   (1994 – 1999)

Principal Research Officer, Applied Agricultural Research S/B   (2000 – 2006)

Section Head, Information Management Section   (1995 – 2006)

Deputy Head of Advanced Agriecological Research, Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd.   (2006 – 2007)

Deputy Director of Research, Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd.   (2007 – 2011)

Director of Research, Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd.   (2012 – Present)

Specialty of work
  • Oil palm and cocoa agronomy in particular to attain the site yield potential at the lowest possible cost through better management practices, taking into consideration the environment and land ecology.
  • Fertiliser and agronomic recommendations of oil palm and cocoa;
  • Soil survey and crop feasibility assessment (including jungle soil survey);
  • Crop modelling, expert system, artificial intelligence and decision support system (towards precision farming);
  • Advanced applied statistics and experimental design;
  • Currently technical advisor to oil palm and cocoa estates in Boustead Estates Holding Bhd. and Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd., two of the largest plantation companies in Malaysia;
  • Conduct research on perennial crops as shown by the research projects and publications.
Professional activities and societies

Committee member of MSSS (1990 – 91; 1993 – 94)

Secretary of MSSS (1995 – 1996)

Vice President of MSSS (1996 – 1998)

Treasurer of MSSS conference 1991 (1991 – 99)

Committee member of SOILTECH (1992 – 98 )

Committee member of National Science Quiz (1993 – 95)

Member of O/B committee, MPOA (2001 -2002 )

Paper committee member of International Conference on “Management of soil resources for sustainable agriculture in East and South-east Asia” (1993 – 95)

Observer of COMSSSEM (1992 – 97)

Member of PORIM – Industry Agronomists’ meeting (1990 – 99); Currently as alternate member to KKK (2000 – )

Secretary of Editorial and Publication subcommittee, ISOPA (1994 – 2000)

Secretary of MSSS Sub-committee on Soil Classification and Management (1996 – )

Secretary of ISSS Soil Tour in Malaysia, 2002 (1999 -2002)

Committee members and paper committee member of MSSS Annual Conference (1993, 1996, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006)

Reviewer for The Planters and Malaysian Society of Soil Science Journal

Member of Malaysian Soil Science Society (MSSS)

Member of Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

Member of Agronomy Society of America (ASA)

Member of Malaysian Plant Protection Society (MAPPS)

Member of International Society of Oil Palm Agronomists (ISOPA)

Current research projects
  • Nutrient requirement, balance and cycling of oil palm and cocoa;
  • Yield limiting factors in oil palm and cocoa cultivations;
  • Evaluation of sources of fertiliser for oil palm and cocoa;
  • Study on nutrient and organic matter dynamics in oil palm agroecosystem including nutrient losses;
  • Study on the impact of fertilisers on soil and quality of crops;
  • Study on soil and nutrient losses in oil palm agroecosystem;
  • Study on the effect of slope and soil physical, chemical and biological properties on the growth and yield of oil palms;
  • Study on water flow, balances (including hydrology and 3D modelling of water flow) and impact on palm growth and yield, and the environment;
  • Land evaluation and oil palm and cocoa yield potential;
  • Modelling the oil palm growth, yield and nutrient requirement including 3D modelling and visualization;
  • Development of decision support system for oil palm;
  • Experimental techniques and design for agronomic trials on perennial crops;
  • Spatial and multivariate data analysis; Pattern recognition methods
External research funding and collaborative work
Title: Evaluation of phosphate rocks for oil palms
Fund: RM 240000/year for 6 years (2004 – 2009)
Sponsor: IMPHOS
Collaborators: Universiti Pertanian Malaysia (UPM), Golden Hope, Felda, Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB), Tradewinds
Title: 3-D Modelling the oil palm canopy and photosynthesis
Fund: RM 200000 for 3 years (2003 – 2005)
Sponsor: Malaysian government under IRPA priority research and Felda Plantations
Collaborators: UPM and MPOB
Title: Development of the best fertilizer management practices for oil palm seedlings
Fund: RM 16000 for 1 year (2004)
Sponsor: Sumitomo and Union Harvest
Collaborators: –
Title: Evaluation of P sources for cocoa
Fund: RM 10000 for 2 years (1988 – 1989)
Sponsor: ICI (M)
Collaborators: –
Title: Greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient dynamics of tropical peat
Fund: –
Sponsor: –
Collaborators: Department of Sarawak and University of Hokkaido, Japan
Title: 3D visualization of oil palm root growth and architecture
Fund: –
Sponsor: –
Collaborators: UPM
Papers published

To date, I have authored or coauthored 120 publications, 190 internal technical reports, 35 soil survey and crop suitability reports and 3 advisory circulars.

Miscellaneous
  • Conducted courses on soil survey and management for oil palm (1995 and 2002)
  • Conducted lecture on precision agriculture, GIS/GPS and remote sensing to MSC students on Plantation Management at University Putra Malaysia (1999).
  • I have supervised two MSc students on oil palm nutrition

 

Awards

  • Gold medal (Best Student In Faculty),Faculty of Agriculture, University Pertanian Malaysia (1982)
  • Gold medal (Best Soil Science Student),Malaysian Society of Soil Science (1982)
  • BIOSIS award (Best Academic Student),University of York (1992)
  • Won a number of poster awards from the Malaysian Society of Soil Science (see publication list)
  • Won first prize poster award at the 15th International Plant Nutrition Colloquium, Beijing, 2005 (see publication list)

Publications

Journal
Shahbuddin, M. F. and Goh, K.J. (1983). Interactions of soil amendments and complex fertilisers. I: Effects on soil properties and nutrient uptake by cocoa seedlings (Theobroma cacao L.). Pertanika 6(2): 15 –22Shahbuddin, M.F. and Goh, K.J. (1983). Interactions of soil amendments and complex fertilisers. II: Effects on the growth of cocoa seedlings (Theobroma cacao L.). Pertanika 6(3): 6-11.Goh, K.J. and Jamal, T. (1984). Soil loss and erosivity index of Padang Besar soil series (Petroferric Tropudult). I: Possible application of Cate-Nelson methods, Anderson-Nelson method and simplified ANOVM for the determination of critical value. Pertanika 7(2): 5-12.Goh, K.J. and Samsudin, A. (1993). The root system of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis, Jacq.) I: A modified soil core method for root study. Elaeis 5(1): 1-11.Goh, K.J. and Samsudin, A. (1993). The root system of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis, Jacq.). II: Indirect estimations of root length, diameter and surface area. Elaeis 5(2): 75-85.Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1995) Investigation into manganese deficiency in mature oil palm (E. guineensis) in Malaysia. Fert. Res. 40: 1-6

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. (2005). Soil CO2 flux from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. Tellus 57B: 1-11.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. (2005). Methane fluxes from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 37 : 1445 – 1453.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. (2005) Global Warming Potential of Tropical Peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. Phyton – Annales Rei Botanicae 45(4): 275-284.

Soh, A.C., Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (2006) Research and innovation towards sustainable palm oil production. Journal of Oil Science and Technology in the Tropics Vol 2 No 2 : 77-98.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. (2006) Short-term effect of urea on CH4 flux under the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) on tropical peatland in Sarawak, Malaysia. Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 52: 788-792.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E, Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2006) The effect of leaf shape on the interception of solar radiation. Journal of Tropical Plant Physiology Vol 1 : 12-27.

Melling, L., Hatano, R. and Goh, K.J. (2007) Nitrous oxide emissions from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 53: 792-805

Anuar, A.R., Goh, K.J., Tee, B.H. and Ahmed, O.H. 2008. Transforming spatial-temporal yield maps to classified management zone maps for efficient fertilizer management of oil palm. Am. J. Applied Sciences 5(10): 1392-1396.

Anuar, A.R., Goh, K.J., Tee, B.H. and Ahmed, O.H. 2008. Spatial-temporal yield trend of oil palm as influenced by nitrogen fertilizer management. Am. J. Applied Sciences 5(10): 1376-1383.

Anuar A.R., Goh K.J., Tee B.H. and Ahmed O.H. 2008. Spatial variation of soil inorganic N in a mature oil palm plantation in Sabah, Malaysia. American Journal of Applied Sciences 5 (9) : 1239-1246.

Petronella G. A., Mohd, K. Y., Nik, M. M., Goh, K. J. and Gan, H. H. 2009. Effect of N and K Fertilizers on Nutrient Leaching and Groundwater Quality under Mature Oil Palm in Sabah during the Monsoon Period. American Journal of Applied Sciences 6 (10): 1788-1799.

Edited/Refereed Articles
Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Teo, C.B. (1994). Commercial yield performances of oil palms in Sabah, Malaysia. The Planters 70(824): 497-507.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S., Heng, Y.C., Tey, S.H. and Gan, H.H. (1997). Developing decision support systems for plantations: A new role for agronomists. The Planter, Vol. 73 (No. 861): 687-695.

Chew, P.S., Soh, A.C. and Goh, K.J. (1997) Notes on revitalising plantation agriculture in Malaysia. The Planter 73 (854): 247-253.

Patrick Ng., Chew, P.S., Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (1999). Nutrient requirements and sustainability in mature oil palms – an assessment. The Planter, K.L. 75 (880): 331-345.

Chiu S. B. and Goh K.J. (1999). Green Manuring of Oil Palm – A ‘Green’ Alternative. The Planter, Vol. 75, No. 885, December 1999: 685-686

Rhainds, M. and Goh, K.J. (2000). Inter-generation distribution of bagworms (Lepidoptera: Psychidae) in oil palm plantations: A case study using geostatistical analysis. The Planter 76 (897): 753-762.

Goh KJ, Kee KK, Chew PS, Gan HH, Heng YC and Ng HCP (2002) Concept of site yield potential and its applications in oil palm plantations. Malaysian Oil Science and Technology Vol. 11 (2): 57 – 63.

Books, booklets and book chapters
Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (1994). K nutrition for mature oil palms in Malaysia. IPI Research Topics 17: 36 pp.

Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1995). Managing soils for plantation tree crops. I. General soil management. In: Course on Soil Survey and Managing Tropical Soils (ed. Paramanathan, S.). MSSS and PASS, Kuala Lumpur: 228-245.

Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1995). Managing soils for plantation tree crops. II. Managing Problem Soils in Malaysia. In: Course on Soil Survey and Managing Tropical Soils (ed. Paramanathan, S.). MSSS and PASS, Kuala Lumpur: 246-256.

Chew, P.S., Kee, K.K. and Goh, K.J. (1999). Sustainable field practices: Cultural practices and their impact. In: Gurmit, S., Lim, K.H. and Teo, L. (eds) Oil palm and the Environment – A Malaysian Perspective, Chapter 4. Malaysian Oil Palm Growers’ Council, Kuala Lumpur: 55-80

Goh K.J. and Rolf Härdter (2003) General oil palm nutrition. In: Thomas Fairhurst and Rolf Hardter (eds). Oil palm: Management for large and sustainable yields. Potash & Phosphate Institute and International Potash Institute: 191-230

Goh K.J., Rolf Härdter and Thomas F. (2003) Fertilizing for maximum return. In: Thomas Fairhurst and Rolf Hardter (eds). Oil palm: Management for large and sustainable yields. Potash & Phosphate Institute and International Potash Institute: 279-306

Soh, A.C., Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Ang, B.N. and Ooi, L.H. (In press) Oil Palm. In: Janick, J. (ed). Encyclopedia of fruits ans nuts. CABI International.

Melling, L., Osaki, M. and Goh, K.J. (In press) Peatlands in Borneo.

Fauziah, I., Shamshuddin, J., Zin, Z.Z., Zauyah, S.D., Goh, K.J., Jalloh, M.B., Osumanu, H.A. and Rosazlin, A. (2006) Proc. of Soils 2006 on Strategies for Enhanced Soil and Crop Quality, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 255 pp.

Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (2007) Mucuna bracteata – A Cover Crop and Living Green Manure. Agricultural Crop Trust (ACT), Kuala Lumpur: 183 pp.

Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H. and Patrick Ng, H.C. (2007) Agronomy of Mucuna bracteata under oil palm. In: Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (Eds) Mucuna bracteata – A Cover Crop and Living Green Manure. Agricultural Crop Trust (ACT), Kuala Lumpur: 45 – 84.

Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (2007) Mucuna bracteata, a cover crop and living green manure under the oil palm: future work and a generalized policy for its establishment. In: Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (Eds) Mucuna bracteata – A Cover Crop and Living Green Manure. Agricultural Crop Trust (ACT), Kuala Lumpur: 143 – 164.

Goh, K.J. (2007) The cultivation of Mucuna bracteata – A pictorial guide. In: Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (Eds) Mucuna bracteata – A Cover Crop and Living Green Manure. Agricultural Crop Trust (ACT), Kuala Lumpur: 165 – 170.

Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H., Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (2007) Boron requirement and distribution in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) and some implications on manuring practices. In: Xu, F.; Goldbach, H.E.; Brown, P.H.; Bell, R.W.; Fujiwara, T.; Hunt, C.D.; Goldberg, S.; Shi, L. (Eds.) Advances in Plant and Animal Boron Nutrition, Proceedings of the third International Symposium on All Aspects of Plant and Animal Boron Nutrition, Springer, The Netherlands: 189 – 202

Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (2007) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia

Soh, A.C., Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Ang, B.N. and Ooi, L.H. 2008. Elaeis guineensis, Oil palm. In: Janick, J. and Paul, R.E. (ed). Encyclopedia of fruit and nuts. CABI International, United Kingdom: 118-127.

Editor
Goh, K.J. (Ed) Seminar on Managing Oil Palm For High Yields: Agronomic Principles. 11th July 2000, Lumut, Perak. Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur (published in 2000)

Goh, K.J., Paramananthan, S. and Tee, B.H. (Eds) Proc. Annual Soil Science Conf. 1996, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur (published in 2002).

Hawa, Z.J., Umi Kalsom, M.S., Goh, K.J., Zakaria, Z.Z., Fauziah, C.I., Yew, F.K., Radzali, M.M., Yusoff, M.M. (Eds.). SOILS 2002: Applications of modern tools in agriculture. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2002, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur (published in 2002)

Eusof, Z., Fauziah, C.I., Zakaria, Z.Z., Goh, K.J., Malik, Z. & Abdullah, R. (Eds). SOILS 2003: Towards maximum land use and productivity. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2003, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur.

Zakaria, Z.Z., Balasundram, S.K., Goh, K.J., Hanafi, M.H., Izham, A., Fauziah, C.I. & Halimi, M.S. (Eds). Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2004, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur.

Conferences, seminars and workshops (Published)
Goh, K.J., Shahbuddin, M.F. and Alias, H. (1984). Mineralisation of N and growth response of cocoa seedlings (Theobroma cacao L.) from two slow release complex fertilisers. (Ed. Chew, P.S. et al.) Proc. Sem. Fert. In Malaysian Agric., Kuala Lumpur, 1983: 69-87.

Lee, A.K. and Goh, K.J. (1990). Yields trends of cocoa in Sabah. In: Proc. of the MCGC/Malaysian Cocoa Board Workshop on Cocoa Agricultural Research, 1989. Malaysian Cocoa Growers’ Council, Kuala Lumpur: 242-270.

Thong, K.C., Goh, K.J., Leong, C.W., Nawi, C.Y. and Yew, C.C. (1990). Yield trends of cocoa on inland soils of Peninsular Malaysia. In: Proc. of the MCGC/Malaysian Cocoa Board Workshop on Cocoa Agricultural Research, 1989. Malaysian Cocoa Growers’ Council, Kuala Lumpur: 223-241.

Ooi, L.H. and Goh, K.J. (1990). A survey of the precision of some cocoa progeny and agronomy trials in Malaysia. In: Soh, A.C., Rajanaidu, N. and Mohd. Nasir, H.B. (eds) International Symp. Application of Statistics to Perennial Tree Crops Research, Kuala lumpur, PORIM: 28-40.

Chew, P.S., Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Quah, Y.T., and Tey, S.H. (1994). Fertiliser management in oil palms. In: B. Aziz (chief ed.) Proc. Int. Conf. On Fertilizer Usage in the Tropics (FERTROP, 1992), MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 43-67.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Teo, C.B. (1994). Maximising and maintaining oil palm yields on commercial scale in Malaysia. In: Chee, K.H. (ed) ISP Planters’ Conference on Managing Oil Palms for Enhanced Profitability, ISP, Kuala Lumpur: 121-141.

Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Tey, S.H. (1994). An integrated site specific fertilliser recommendations system (INFERS) for high productivity in mature oil palms. In: Chee, K.H. (ed) ISP Planters’ Conference on Managing Oil Palms for Enhanced Profitability, ISP, Kuala Lumpur: 83-100.

Chew, P.S., Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J. and Tey, S.H. (1994). Further advances in agronomic management of oil palm plantations. In: Goh, S.H., Chin, A., Tang, T.S., Khor, H.T., Soon, T.K., Ooi, C.K. and Tay, C.S. (eds). Int. Congress on Oils and Fats: Meeting the needs for oils and fats in the 21st century. Malaysian oil science and Technology Association (MOSTA) and Trans-event Sdn. Bhd., Lumut, Perak, Malaysia: 214-222.

Chew, P.S., Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Quah, Y.T. and Tey, S.H. (1994). An integrated fertiliser management system for oil palms. In: Isherwood, K.S. and Soh, K.G. (eds) IFA-FADINAP Regional Conf. For Asia and the Pacific 1994, IFA_FADINAP, Kuala Lumpur: 17 pp.

Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1995). Effects of NK fertiliser on soil pH and exchangeable K status on acid soils in an oil palm ecosystem in Malaysia. In: Date, R.A., Grundon, N.J., Rayment, G.E. and Probert, M.E. (eds) Plant-Soil Interactions at Low pH: Principles and Management. Developments in Plant and Soil Sciences Vol. 64, Kluwer Academic Publ., The Netherlands: 809-815.

Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1995). Direct application of phosphates to plantation tree crops in Malaysia. In: Workshop on Direct Application of Phosphate Rocks and Appropriate Technology Fertilisers in Asia: What Hinder Acceptance and Growth. IFDC, Kandy, Sri Lanka: 59-76.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Kee, K.K. (1996). Spatial soil fertility in mature oil palm agroecosystem and its implications on fertiliser management. In: Aminuddin, B.H., Ismail, A.B., Ahmad, A.R. and Ghazali, M.Z. (eds) Proc. of the Soil Science Conf. of Malaysia 1995 in Langkawi, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 80-90

Chan, K.S. and Goh, K.J. (1997). Characterisation of phosphate rock reactivity and implication on management practices in Malaysia. In: Aziz, B. and Hawa, J. (eds) Proc. Soil Science Conf. of Malaysia 1994 on Managing Soil Resources Efficiently. Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Selangor, Malaysia: 89-97.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Gan, H.H. (1997). Quantitative land evaluation for sustainability of oil palm plantations. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed). Proc. 1997 Int. Planters’ Conf. on Plantation Management for the 21st Century. Incorporated Soc. of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 311-322.

Hor, T.Y., Soh, A.C., Chan, K.S., Chew, P.S. and Goh, K.J. (1998). Studies of oil palm bunch characteristic effects on OER. In: Rajanaidu, N., Henson, I.E. and Jalani, B.S. (eds) Proc. Int. Conf. on Oil and Kernel Production in Oil Palm – A Global Perspective, 1996. ISOPB and PORIM, Kuala Lumpur: 229-255

Goh, K.J., Kee, K.K. and Chew, P.S. (1998). Soil fertility status of some common soils in Sabah, Malaysia. In: Aziz, B. and Husni, A. M.S. (ed) Proc. Annual Soil Science Conference, 1993. Malaysian Soc. Soil Science, Penang: 1-16

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (1999) Ground magnesium limestone as a source of magnesium for mature oil palm on sandy soil in Malaysia. In: Jatmika, A., Bangun, D., Asmono, D., Sutarta, E.S., Kabul, P., Guritno, P., Prawirosukarto, S., Wahyono, T., Herawan, T., Hutomo, T., Darmosarkoro, W., Adiwiganda, Y.T. and Poeloengan, Z. (eds) Proc. 1998 Int. OP Conf. on Commodity of the Past, Today and Future, 1998. IOPRI, Bali, Indonesia: 347-362.

Teo, C.B., Chew, P.S. Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (1999). Optimising return from fertiliser for oil palms: An integrated agronomic approach. In: Jatmika, A., Bangun, D., Asmono, D., Sutarta, E.S., Kabul, P., Guritno, P., Prawirosukarto, S., Wahyono, T., Herawan, T., Hutomo, T., Darmosarkoro, W., Adiwiganda, Y.T. and Poeloengan, Z. (eds) Proc. 1998 Int. OP Conf. on Commodity of the Past, Today and Future, IOPRI, Bali, Indonesia: 335–345.

Teo, C.B., Chew, P.S. Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (1999). Optimising return from fertiliser for oil palms: An integrated agronomic approach (revised version). In: IFA Regional Conf., Hong Kong. Proc. ’98 IFA Conf for Asia & the Pacific: 37-52.(Original version presented at IOPRI Oil Palm Conference at Bali, 1999 and MOSTA Symposium 5, Lumut)

Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S., Gan, H.H. and Goh, K.J. (1999). Validation of a site yield potential model for oil palms in Malaysia. In: Jatmika, A., Bangun, D., Asmono, D., Sutarta, E.S., Kabul, P., Guritno, P., Prawirosukarto, S., Wahyono, T., Herawan, T., Hutomo, T., Darmosarkoro, W., Adiwiganda, Y.T. and Poeloengan, Z. (eds) Proc. 1998 Int. OP Conf. on Commodity of the Past, Today and Future, IOPRI, Bali, Indonesia: 150-163

Chew, P.S., Soh, A.C., Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (1999). Role of private sector research in oil palm crop production. In: Jatmika, A., Bangun, D., Asmono, D., Sutarta, E.S., Kabul, P., Guritno, P., Prawirosukarto, S., Wahyono, T., Herawan, T., Hutomo, T., Darmosarkoro, W., Adiwiganda, Y.T. and Poeloengan, Z. (eds) Proc. 1998 Int. OP Conf. on Commodity of the Past, Today and Future, IOPRI, Bali, Indonesia: 133-144.

Paramananthan, S. and Goh, K.J. (2000) The classification of deep soils with an argillic/kandic horizon over sedimentary rock in Malaysia. In: Zauyah, S., Rosenani, A.B. and Saud, H.M. (eds) Proc. Soil Science Conference 1999, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: 44-56.

Goh, K.J. (2000) Climatic requirements of oil palm for high yields. In: Goh, K.J. (ed) Seminar on Managing Oil Palm For High Yields: Agronomic Principles. 11th July 2000, Lumut, Perak. Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 1-17.

Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (2000) A Lecture note on agronomic requirements and management of oil palm for high yields in Malaysia. In: Goh, K.J. (ed) Seminar on Managing Oil Palm For High Yields: Agronomic Principles. 11th July 2000, Lumut, Perak. Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 39-73.

Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (2000) Water cycling and balance in mature oil palm agroecosystem in Malaysia. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed) International Planters Conference on Plantation Tree Crops in the New Millenium: The Way Ahead. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 251-275.

Kok, T.F., Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S., Gan, H.H., Heng, Y.C., Tey, S.H. and Kee, K.K. (2000) Advances in oil palm agronomic recommendations. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed) International Planters Conference on Plantation Tree Crops in the New Millenium: The Way Ahead. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 215-232

Ng, P.H.C., Chew, P.S., Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H. and Heng, Y.C. (2000) Planters toolbox in the 21st century. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed) International Planters Conference on Plantation Tree Crops in the New Millenium: The Way Ahead. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 717-737

Paramananthan, S., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (2000) Towards a practical framework for land evaluation for oil palm in the 21st century. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed) International Planters Conference on Plantation Tree Crops in the New Millenium: The Way Ahead. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 869-885

Tey, S.H., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (2000) Digital elevation model (DEM) for site-specific management in plantation crops. In: Pushparajah, E. (ed) International Planters Conference on Plantation Tree Crops in the New Millenium: The Way Ahead. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 739-754

S. M. F. D. Syed Mustapha, S. T. Bong and Goh, K.J. (2000) Measuring Performance of Probabilistic Inferencing and K-Nearest Neighbor for the Best Month Fertilizer Application. In: M. K. Hamza (Ed.): Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing, July 24-26, 2000, Banff, Alberta, Canada, IASTED/ACTA Press: 380-385

Goh, K.J. (2002). ASSIST: An expert system to identify soil series in Peninsular Malaysia. In: Goh, K.J., Paramananthan, S. and Tee, B.H. (Editors) Proc. Annual Soil Science Conf. 1996, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 196-211

Paramanathan, S. and Goh, K.J. (2002). Variation of the Kumansi soil family, Sabah. In: Goh, K.J., Paramananthan, S. and Tee, B.H. (Editors) Proc. Annual Soil Science Conf. 1996, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 276-288

KK Kee, KJ Goh and AC Soh (2003) R&D efforts in efficient utilization of natural resources in oil palm cultivation. In: Pushparajah, E. and Chee, K.H. (eds) Proc. Int. Conf. On Globalisation and its Impact on the Palm Oil Industry, Vol. I. Technical Papers, The Incorporated Soc. of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 175-209.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2004) The effect of leaf shape on solar radiation interception. In: Shamsuddin, Z. et al. (Eds.). Agriculture Congress: Innovation towards modernized agriculture (2004 Sri Kembangan). Book of Abstracts of AGRICONGRESS 2004, Malaysia International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MIECC), Selangor, Malaysia, Oct. 4-7, 2004: 145-147.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Harun, H., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2005) Modelling oil palm growth and yield. In: Teh, C.B.S., Ahmed, O.H., Fauziah, C.I., Izham, A., Wan Noordin, W.D. & Zakaria, Z.Z. (Eds). SOILS 2005: Advances in Soil Science for Sustainable Food Production, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur: 204 – 206.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Harun, H., Goh, K.J. Husni, M.H.A. (2005) Do not reinvent the wheel: Extending the life span of agriculture models. In: Cebeci, Z., Sideridis, A., Say, S.M. & Darcan, N. (Eds.). International Congress On Information Technology In Agriculture, Food & Environment (ITAFE 2005), Cukurova University: 550-556.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E, Harun, H., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2005) Do not reinvent the wheel: Extending the life span of agriculture models. In: Rukunudin, I.H., Umi Kalsom, A.B., Hamid, M.N., Chan, C.W., Othman, M.I. & Ahmad, M.Z. (Eds). Proceedings of the National Conference on AgrICT 2005. Revolutionising Agriculture through ICT. Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute: 236-241.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E, Harun, H., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. 2005. Simulating oil palm growth and yield. In: Rukunudin, I.H., Umi Kalsom, A.B., Hamid, M.N., Chan, C.W., Othman, M.I. & Ahmad, M.Z. (Eds). Proceedings of the National Conference on AgrICT 2005. Revolutionising Agriculture through ICT. Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute: 219-224.

Anuar, A.R., Goh, K.J., Ahmed, O.H., Gan, H.H. and Balasundram, S.K. (2005). Experimental designs, analyses and interpretations in research and development trial. In: Chew, P.S. and Tan, Y.P. (eds) Proceedings of MOSTA Best Practices Workshops – Agronomy and Crop Management. Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA): 87-132.

Goh, K.J. (2005). Fertilizer recommendation systems for oil palm: estimating the fertiliser rates. In: Chew, P.S. and Tan, Y.P. (eds) Proceedings of MOSTA Best Practices Workshops – Agronomy and Crop Management. Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA): 235-268.

Kee, K.K., Goh, K.J., Chow, K.C. and Teo, L. (2005). Improvement of efficiency of fertiliser applications. In: Chew, P.S. and Tan, Y.P. (eds) Proceedings of MOSTA Best Practices Workshops – Agronomy and Crop Management. Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA): 269-291.

Lim, K.H., Goh, K.J., Kee, K.K. and Henson, I.E. (2005). Climatic effects on oil palm performance and some ameliorating measures. In: Chew, P.S. and Tan, Y.P. (eds) Proceedings of MOSTA Best Practices Workshops – Agronomy and Crop Management. Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA): 351-372.

Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H. and Heng, Y.C. (2005). Yield targeting and yield gap analysis in oil palm plantations. In: Chew, P.S. and Tan, Y.P. (eds) Proceedings of MOSTA Best Practices Workshops – Agronomy and Crop Management. Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA): 381-403.

Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H., Patrick Ng, H.C. and Teo, C.B. (2006) Agronomy of Mucuna bracteata under oil palm. In: Goh, K.J. and Chui, S.B. (eds) Mucuna bracteata: A cover crop and living green manure, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Felda Agricultural Services Sdn. Bhd. and Param Agricultural Soil Surveys, Kuala Lumpur: 37 – 63.

Goh, K.J. and Chiu, S.B. (2006) Mucuna bracteata, a cover crop and living green manure: future work and a generalised policy for its establishment. In: Goh, K.J. and Chui, S.B. (eds) Mucuna bracteata: A cover crop and living green manure, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Felda Agricultural Services Sdn. Bhd. and Param Agricultural Soil Surveys, Kuala Lumpur: 101 – 111.

L. Melling, R. Hatano and K. J. Goh (2006) Soil CO2 flux from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: Fauziah, I., Shamshuddin, J., Zin, Z.Z., Zauyah, S.D., Goh, K.J., Jalloh, M.B., Osumanu, H.A. and Rosazlin, A. (2006) Proc. of Soils 2006 on Strategies for Enhanced Soil and Crop Quality, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 111 – 114.

Patrick Ng, H. C., Goh, K. J., Gan, H. H. and Zaharah, A. R. (2006) Impact of phosphate rock and legume planting system on P uptake and dry matter production of Mucuna bracteata under oil palm. In: Fauziah, I., Shamshuddin, J., Zin, Z.Z., Zauyah, S.D., Goh, K.J., Jalloh, M.B., Osumanu, H.A. and Rosazlin, A. (2006) Proc. of Soils 2006 on Strategies for Enhanced Soil and Crop Quality, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 63 – 67.

Kee, K.K. and Goh, K.J. (2006) Efficient fertilizer management for higher productivity and sustainability in oil palm production. In: Int. Planters Conf. 2006 on Higher Productivity and Efficient Practices for Sustainable Plantation Agriculture, Vol. 1: Technical Papers, ISP, Kuala Lumpur: 157 – 182.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Lah, J.U., Sayok, A. and Hatano, R. (2007) Biophysical characteristics of tropical peatland. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 110 – 119.

Melling, L., Ayob, K., Goh, K.J., Lah, J.U., Sayok, A. and Hatano, R. (2007) Hydraulic conductivity and moisture characteristics of tropical peatland – Preliminary investigations. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 120 – 133.

Arif, S., Goh, K.J. and Gan, H.H. (2007) Correction of Copper Deficiency of Oil Palm on Deep Fibrous Peat in Riau, Indonesia. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 160 – 169.

Teh, C.B.S., Goh, K.J., Law, C.C. and Seah, T.S. (2007) Changes in soil properties due to different soil and water conservation practices in a sloping land oil palm estate. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 248 – 256

Goh, K.J., Ng, P.H.C. and Lee, C.T. (2009) Fertiliser management and productivity of oil palm in Malaysia. In: E. Pushparajah (ed). Proc. International Planters Conference on Plantation Agriculture and Environment. Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: 49-87.

Tan S.Y., Yusuyuki Hashidoko, Melling L. and Goh K.J. 2009. Isolation and characterization of endophytic nitrogen-fixing bacteria in roots of oil palm (elaeis guineensis jacq.) cultivated in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. Proc. Agriculture, Biotechnology and Sustainability Conference on palm oil – balancing ecologics with economics Vol. III. Malaysian Palm Oil Board: 1054-1067

Melling L. and Goh K.J. 2010. Greenhouse gas emission from tropical peatland:myths, facts and uncertainties. Int. Oil Palm Conf. (IOPC) 2010, Yogyakarta, 1-3 June. Preprint

Ng H.C., Goh K.J., Gan H.H., Shahrakbah Y. and Zaharah A.R. 2010. The use of phosphate rocks for growing mucuna bracteata in oil palm legume systems to enhance sustainability. Malaysian Society of Soil Science International Conference held 12-16 Apr. Preprint.

AAR Internal Seminars and Field Days (Published)
Cheong, S.P. and Goh, K.J. (1988). Soil management requirement of oil palm and cocoa in Tawau, Lahad Datu and Sandakan areas. In: Proc. AAR Seminar and Field Day at KDC, Tawau (eds. Teoh, K.C. and Ooi, L.H.) Applied Agricultural Research Sdn. Bhd., Selangor, Malaysia: 28-47.

Goh, K.J. (1988). Rehabilitation and improvement of poor cocoa fields in Sabah. In: Proc. AAR Seminar and Field Day at KDC, Tawau (eds. Teoh, K.C. and Ooi, L.H.) Applied Agricultural Research Sdn. Bhd., Selangor, Malaysia: 67-86.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S., Heng, Y.C. and Tey, S.H. (1996). Decision support system for oil palm plantations. In: Ooi, L.H. and Chew, P.S. (eds) Proc. of AAR’s Seminar and Field Days, August 1996, KDC, Tawau: 33-44.

Goh, K.J., Teo, C.B. and Chew, P.S. (1996). Fertiliser requirements of oil palms on Kumansi Family soil in Sabah. In: Ooi, L.H. and Chew, P.S. (eds). Proc. of AAR’s Seminar and Field Days, August 1996, KDC, Tawau: 81-87.

Conferences, seminars and workshops (Presented)
Goh, K.J. and Teoh, K.C. (1988). A review of foliar fertilisation of some tropical crops and AAR evaluations of foliar fertilisers on cocoa and oil palm seedlings. Paper presented at ICI Agrochemical (M) Sdn. Bhd. On 24th November, 1988: 14 pp

Chang, K.C., Goh, K.J., Kee, K.K., Foong, S.F. and Law, K.F. (1995). Leaching losses of nutrients from a mature oil palm catchment in Malaysia. In: Conference on Soil Resources and Sustainable Agriculture. MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Goh, K.J. (1997). Interpretations of analytical data from soil survey reports for manuring recommendations: some pointers. MSSS Soil Familiarisation Tour 1/97, Temerloh, Peninsular Malaysia. Malaysian Soil Science Society and Param Agricultural Soil Survey, Kuala Lumpur: 9 pp.(Republished in Annual Journal/Report 1997, Royal Johore Planters’ Association: 25-30)

Goh, K.J. and Teo, C.B. (1997) Yield potentials and agronomic limitations of oil palms in Tawau-Semporna region, Sabah, Malaysia. In: MSSS Soil Familiarisation Tour 2/97, Tawau-Semporna, Sabah, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 16 pp

Patrick Ng., Chew, P.S., Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (1999). Nutrient requirements and sustainability in mature oil palms – an assessment. In: Seminar on Effective Fertilizer Management, ISP Johor Branch 10/3/99, Kluang, Johor: Preprint.(Republished in The Planter, K.L. 75 (880): 331-345)

Goh, K.J., Teo, C.B., Chew, P.S. and Chiu, S. B. (1999) Fertiliser management in oil palm: Agronomic principles and field practices. In: Fertiliser management for oil palm plantations, 20-21, September 1999, ISP North-east Branch, Sandakan, Malaysia: 44 pp

Goh, K.J. and Kee, K.K. (2000) The oil palm sector in Southeast Asia: Changing requirements for fertilizers, particularly P and K. In: Workshop on Improving Soil Fertility Management in Southeast Asia. 21-23 November 2000, Bogor, Indonesia. IBSRAM, Thailand: Preprint.

Goh, K.J., Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S., Gan, H.H., Heng, Y.C. and Ng, H.C.P. (2000) Concept of site yield potential and its applications in oil palm plantations. In: Oils and Fats International Congress 2000 (OFIC 2000), 4-8 September 2000, Malaysian Oil Scientists’ and Technologists’ Association (MOSTA) and Malaysian Palm Oil Promotion Council (MPOPC), Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.(Republished in Malaysian Oil Science and Technology Vol. 11 (2): 57 – 63)

Goh, K.J., Tee, B.H. and Anuar, A.R. (2000) Applicabilitity of precision farming for oil palm plantations in Malaysia. In: Seminar on Precision Farming. 16 October 2000, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia and Agricultural Institute of Malaysia, Serdang: Preprint.

Tey, S.H., Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (2000) Advances in site-specific management for oil palm plantations. In: Workshop on Application of Remote Sensing for Precision Farming, 6-7 March 2000. MACRES, Kuala Lumpur: Pre-print

Arif Sugandi, Kee Khan Kiang and Goh Kah Joo (2001) Oil palm cultivation on peat soils – A review. In: One Day Seminar On Various Aspects of Large Scale Oil Palm Cultivation on Peat Soil. 23 October 1999, Sibu, Sarawak . The Incorporated Society of Planters, Central Sarawak Branch: Preprint

Soh, A.C. and Goh K.J. (2002) Elevating the national oil palm productivity – Breeding and agronomic R&D aspects. In: Sem. On Elevating the National Oil Palm Productivity and Recent Progress in the Management of Peat and Ganoderma, 6-7 May 2002, MPOB, Bangi, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Goh K.J., Gan H.H. and Soh A.C. (2002) Oil palm productivity: Commercial FFB yield analysis. In: MPOA seminar 2002: R&D for competitive edge in the Malaysian OP industry, Malaysian Palm Oil Association, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.(Revised version was presented at Incorporated Society of Planters, Northeast Branch, Sabah)

Ng, P.H.C., Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S., Gan, H.H. and Heng, Y.C. (2002) Planter’s tools for FFB yield maximization. In: ISP Northeast Branch Seminar, 14th October 2002, Incorporated Society of Planters, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Chew P.S. and Goh K.J. (2003) Maximising palm oil yields on estates (keynote lecture). In: MOSTA Seminar 9 on Recent Advances in the Oil Palm Sector: Agriculture, Plantation Management, End Uses and Nutrition, May 8-9 Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysian Oil Scientists and Technologists Association, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Gan H.H. and Goh K.J. (2003) Some useful statistics and statistical methods for analytical laboratories. In: Seminar on Advances in soil, plant and fertilier analysis (ASPFA 2003), September 9-10, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Mokhtaruddin A.M. Adrinal, Sugandi A. and Goh K.J. (2003) Water retention and availability of some major soil types in Malaysia. In: Seminar on Advances in soil, plant and fertilier analysis (ASPFA 2003), September 9-10, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Patrick Ng and KJ Goh (2003). Basic principles of fertilizer management in Miri-Bintulu Sarawak. In: MSSS Seminar on Managing Soils of the Miri-Bintulu area, Sarawak (8-11/12/03), Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

PS Chew and KJ Goh (2003). Priorities and proposals for MPOB thrust oil palm agronomy R&D programmes. MPOB/Industry Brainstorming on Agronomic and Fertilizer Research: Tuesday 3rd June 2003 at Guoman, Port Dickson: Preprint

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. 2004. The effect of leaf shape on solar radiation interception. In: 15th. Malaysian Society of Plant Physiology Conference. 14-16 September 2004, Port Dickson: Preprint

Ng PHC, Gan HH and Goh KJ (2004) Soil nutrient changes in Utisols under oil palm in Johor, Malaysia. In: Oils and Fats International Congress (OFIC) 2004 in module on Agriculture, Biotechnology and Sustainability (AB), 29-9 to 2/10 2004, PWTC, Kuala Lumpur: Preprint.

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Harun, H., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2005) Simulating oil palm growth and yield. In: 16th. Malaysian Society of Plant Physiology Conference. 27-29 September 2005, Port Klang: Preprint

Kee, K.K. and Goh, K.J. (2006) Integrated management of fertilization for sustainable oil palm. In: The 15th Int. Oil Palm Conference, September 19 – 22, 2006, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia: Preprint

L. Melling, R. Hatano and K. J. Goh (2006) Soil C fluxes from tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: International Workshop on Tropical Rain Forest and Boreal Forest Disturbance and Their Affects on Global Warming, 16-18 September 2006 at University of Palangka Raya, Indonesia: Preprint

Goh, K.J. (2006) Fertilizer recommendation systems for oil palm: Estimating the fertilizer rates. In: Workshop on Nutrient Needs in Oil Palm, 17 – 18 October 2006, Potash and Phosphate Institute (PPI) Southeast Asia Program, Singapore: Preprint.

Goh, K.J. (2006) Nitrogen. In: Workshop on Nutrient Needs in Oil Palm, 17 – 18 October 2006, Potash and Phosphate Institute (PPI) Southeast Asia Program, Singapore: Preprint.

Goh, K.J. (2006) Potassium. In: Workshop on Nutrient Needs in Oil Palm, 17 – 18 October 2006, Potash and Phosphate Institute (PPI) Southeast Asia Program, Singapore: Preprint.

Goh, K.J. (2006) Magnesium. In: Workshop on Nutrient Needs in Oil Palm, 17 – 18 October 2006, Potash and Phosphate Institute (PPI) Southeast Asia Program, Singapore: Preprint.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Ayob, K. and Hatano, R. (2007) Biophysical characteristics of tropical peatland in Sarawak, Malaysia. In Eight Conf. of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science (ESAFS 8), October 22-25, 2007, Tsukuba Int. Conf. Hall, Japan: Preprint

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Beauvais, C. and Hatano, R. (2007) Carbon flow and budget in a young oil palm agroecosystem on deep tropical peat. In: Proceedings of The International Symposium and Workshop on Tropical Peatland, Yogyakarta, 27-29 August 2007, EU CARBOPEAT and RESTORPEAT Partnership, Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia and University of Leicester, United Kingdom.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J. and Hatano, R. (2007) Comparative study between greenhouse gas fluxes from a forest and an oil palm plantation on tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Oil Palm and Environment (ICOPE), 15-16 November 2007, WWF, CIRAD and Sinarmas, Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia: Preprint.

Totok, S., Arif, S. and Goh, K.J. (2007) Digital land evaluation and suitability assessment for oil palm cultivation. In: Workshop on Good Agricultural Practices and Their Implementation for Sustainable Cultivation, 23-24 October 2007, MOSTA, Kluang, Johor, Malaysia: Preprint

Posters presented at conferences, seminars and workshops
Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S. and Goh, K.J. (1993). Manganese deficiency in mature oil palm in Malaysia: deficiency symptoms, foliar levels and responses. Presented as a poster in PORIM Int. Palm Oil Congress: Update and Vision, 1993. PORIM, Kuala Lumpur: 6 pp.(Republished in Fertilizer Research 40: 1-6)

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (1996). Effects of manuring on canopy biomass and leaf K distribution in mature oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) in Malaysia. Presented as poster in 2nd Int. Crop Science Congress, New Delhi, India.

Goh, K.J., Tee, B.H., Anuar, A.R. and Woo, C.Y. (2000) Spatial yield variation of oil palm in a fertiliser response trial in Malaysia. Presented as a poster in Soil Science Conference of Malaysia 2000, MSSS, Johore Bahru, Malaysia (Won the best poster award)

Gan, H.H., Heng, Y.C. and Goh, K.J. (2001) An improved yield recording and reporting system for oil palm estates with hand-held organiser. In: Proc. 2001 PIPOC Int. Palm Oil Congress, MPOB, Kuala Lumpur: 561-562.

Haslinda, Goh K.J., Gan H.H. and Wan Mohamad. (2002) A site yield potential model of oil palm: a GIS approach. In: Hawa, Z.J., Umi Kalsom, M.S., Goh, K.J., Zakaria, Z.Z., Fauziah, C.I., Yew, F.K., Radzali, M.M., Yusoff, M.M. (Eds.). SOILS 2002: Applications of modern tools in agriculture. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2002, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur: 46-50. (Won the 2nd best student poster award).

Arif S. and Goh K. J. (2002) Copper Deficiency and its Correction in Commercial Oil Palm Plantings. In: Hawa, Z.J., Umi Kalsom, M.S., Goh, K.J., Zakaria, Z.Z., Fauziah, C.I., Yew, F.K., Radzali, M.M., Yusoff, M.M. (Eds.). SOILS 2002: Applications of modern tools in agriculture. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2002, Malaysian Soil Science Society, Kuala Lumpur: 190-192.(Won the 2nd best researcher poster award).

Mokhtaruddin A.M. Adrinal, Sugandi A. and Goh K.J. (2003) Water retention characteristics of some major oil palm growing soils in the district of Tawau, Sabah In: Eusof, Z., Fauziah, C.I., Zakaria, Z.Z., Goh, K.J., Malik, Z. & Abdullah, R. (Eds). SOILS 2003: Towards maximum land use and productivity. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2003, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 130 – 132 (Extended abstract).

Arif S., Goh K.J. and Teo C.B. (2003) Temporal soil moisture contents on hilly slope under oil palm as influenced by soil conservation practices. In: Eusof, Z., Fauziah, C.I., Zakaria, Z.Z., Goh, K.J., Malik, Z. & Abdullah, R. (Eds). SOILS 2003: Towards maximum land use and productivity. Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2003, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 133-141.

Ng PHC and Goh KJ (2004) Oil palm does not necessarily exhibit visual toxicity symptoms to excessive fertilizer application. In: Zakaria, Z.Z., Balasundram, S.K., Goh, K.J., Hanafi, M.H., Izham, A., Fauziah, C.I. & Halimi, M.S. (Eds). Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2004, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 121 – 123(Won the best poster award)

KJ Goh, S Arif and HH Gan (2004). Estimated potential oil palm yields on major soil types in Kunak-Semporna region, Sabah on a commercial scale. In: Zakaria, Z.Z., Balasundram, S.K., Goh, K.J., Hanafi, M.H., Izham, A., Fauziah, C.I. & Halimi, M.S. (Eds). Proceedings of the Malaysian Society of Soil Science 2004, Malaysian Society of Soil Science, Kuala Lumpur: 117 – 120.

KJ Goh, PS Chew and KC Teoh (2004) Vegetative growth, resource optimization and N productivity of oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) as influenced by soils and fertilization. Proc. of the 4th Inter. Crop Science Congress. 26 Sep – 1 Oct 2004. Brisbane, Australia. Published on CDROM. Web site: www.regional.org.au/au/cs

Melling, L., R Hatano and KJ Goh (2004) Global Warming Potential of Tropical Peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: The 6th Int. Symposium on plant responses to air pollution and global changes, Oct 19-22, 2004, Tsukuba Centre Institutes, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan. Preprint.(Republished in Phyton (In press))

Melling, L., Goh K.J. and Hatano, R. (2005) Effect of urea on CH4 flux under oil palm on tropical peat land in Sarawak. In: Li, C.J., Oenema, O., Zhang, F.S., Peng, S.B., Dobermann, A., Rengel, Z., Hinsinger, P., Shen, Q.R., Lambers, H., Welch, R., Li, X.L., von Wiren, N., Marschner, P., Yan, X.L., Maene, L., Zhu, Y.G. and McGarth, S. (eds) In: Proc. XV International Plant Nutrition Colloquium on Plant Nutrition For Food Security, Human Health And Environmental Protection, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China: 1082-1083.(Won best poster award)

Ng P.H.C., Goh K.J., Gan H.H. and Zaharah, A.B. (2005). Impact of phosphate rock on P uptake and dry matter production of mixed legumes under oil palm in Malaysia. . In: Li, C.J., Oenema, O., Zhang, F.S., Peng, S.B., Dobermann, A., Rengel, Z., Hinsinger, P., Shen, Q.R., Lambers, H., Welch, R., Li, X.L., von Wiren, N., Marschner, P., Yan, X.L., Maene, L., Zhu, Y.G. and McGarth, S. (eds) In: Proc. XV International Plant Nutrition Colloquium on Plant Nutrition For Food Security, Human Health And Environmental Protection, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China: 1124-1125.

Goh, K.J., Gan H.H., Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (2005) K cycling in mature oil palm on an Oxisol in Malaysia. . In: Li, C.J., Oenema, O., Zhang, F.S., Peng, S.B., Dobermann, A., Rengel, Z., Hinsinger, P., Shen, Q.R., Lambers, H., Welch, R., Li, X.L., von Wiren, N., Marschner, P., Yan, X.L., Maene, L., Zhu, Y.G. and McGarth, S. (eds) In: Proc. XV International Plant Nutrition Colloquium on Plant Nutrition For Food Security, Human Health And Environmental Protection, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China: 1126-1127.

Goh, K.J., Gan, H.H., Kee, K.K., Chew, P.S. and Teoh, K.C. (2005) Boron requirement and distribution in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) and some implications on manuring practices. In: The 3rd Int. Symposium on All Aspects of Plant and Animal Boron Nutrition, September 9-13, 2005, Wuhan, China: 79.

L. Melling, R. Hatano, K. J. Goh, M.H.A. Husni and L.J. Uyo (2006) Global warming potential from tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: Fauziah, I., Shamshuddin, J., Zin, Z.Z., Zauyah, S.D., Goh, K.J., Jalloh, M.B., Osumanu, H.A. and Rosazlin, A. (2006) Proc. of Soils 2006 on Strategies for Enhanced Soil and Crop Quality, MSSS, Kuala Lumpur: 154 – 157

L. Melling, R. Hatano and K. J. Goh (2006) Greenhouse gas fluxes from tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: International Symposium on Nature and Land Management of Tropical Peat land in South East Asia, September 20-21, 2006. Bogor, Indonesia: Preprint

L. Melling, R. Hatano, K. J. Goh and T. Inoue (2006) Greenhouse gas fluxes from three ecosystems in tropical peatland of Sarawak, Malaysia. In: 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9 -15, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Preprint

Totok S. and Goh, K.J. (2007) GIS based site specific management of oil palm. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 300 – 304.

Mahamooth TN, Sim CC, Gan HH, Kee KK, and Goh, KJ (2007) Water Cycling in Mature Oil Palm on Rolling Terrain. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 327 – 330.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Husni, M.H.A., Abat, M., Ambak, K., Hashidoko, Y. and Osaki, M. (2007) An investigation into NK fertilization on soil nutrients, leaf nutrient composition and growth of sago on deep tropical peat. In: Hamdan, L., Goh, K.J., Che Fauziah, I., Melling, L., Ahmad, O.H.., Jalloh, M.B., Sayok, A. and Siva, K.B. (Eds) Proc. SOILS 2007 on Peat and Other Soil Factors in Crop Production, Malaysia Soc. Soil Science and Department of Agriculture Sarawak, Sibu, Malaysia: 305 – 315.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Beauvais, C. and Hatano, R. (2007) Carbon budget in an oil palm agroecosystem on deep tropical peat. In: Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Oil Palm and Environment (ICOPE), 15-16 November 2007, WWF, CIRAD and Sinarmas, Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia: Preprint

Newsletters, others
Goh, K.J. (1984). Current research in the soil fertility and management section, 1980-83. A compilation. Soil Sci. Dept., UPM: 37 pp

Goh, K.J. and Chew, P.S. (1994). The need for soil information to optimise oil palm yields. Selangor Planters’ Assoc. Annual Journal/Report 1994: 44-48.

Goh, K.J., Chew, P.S., Heng, Y.C., Tey, S.H. and Gan, H.H. (1996). Developing decision support systems for plantations: A new role for agronomists. ISOPA Newsletter 5: 2-4.

Goh, K.J. (1997). Interpretations of analytical data from soil survey reports for manuring recommendations: some pointers. Annual Journal/Report 1997, Royal Johore Planters’ Association: 25-30.

Chan, W.H. and Goh, K.J. (1997). A short note on effective advisory service in private sector. In: ISOPA Newsletter, Dec. ’98. Vol.6: 1-3

Goh, K.J. (2002) Two recent options for oil palm to oil palm replant. Royal Johore Planters’ Association Annual Report 2001: 21-26

Teh, C.B.S., Henson, I.E., Harun, H., Goh, K.J. and Husni, M.H.A. (2005) Modelling oil palm growth and yield. In: Pameran Rekacipta, Penyelidikan dan Inovasi 2005, UPM. 1-19 March 2005.

Melling, L., Goh, K.J., Hatano, R., Osaki, M. and Lah, J.U. (2006) Loagan Bunut National Park Peat Study. Final Report for UNDP/GEF Funded Project on the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Tropical Peat Swamp Forests and Associated Wetland Ecosystems: 32 pp.

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AAR wishes to congratulate Ms. Gan Siau Ting and their team members for being awarded the 2013 PIPOC’s Best Poster Award, for their poster paper “A High Density DArT- and SNP-based Linkage Map of ...
AAR wishes to congratulate Mr. Sim Choon Cheak for being awarded the 2012 Scholar Award, Southeast Asia region by IPNI. For further details, please visit IPNI website at http://www.ipni.net/article/I...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nThe GLC Open Day, a showcase of government-linked companies in collaborations with private sectors was held from 24-26 June 2011 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Boustead Holdings Bhd. is on...
The original article in PDF format\r\n\r\nAs food prices escalate throughout the world, scientists say it is time for Malaysia to pay more attention to soil and crop research.\r\n\r\n\"The crisis of high foo...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDr. Kee Khan Kiang, Director of Research, AAR holding the certificate of achievement during the 5th Malaysia Power Brand 2011 Award Gala Dinner held on 27 March 2011.\r\n\r\n\r\nCongr...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nNote: This article is written by Dr. Chee in mandarin and published by Agroworld, Issue No. 236, February 2011, Kuala Lumpur : 34-36. (Translated by Soon, S.H. and reviewed by Wong, C.K.)\r\n...
RM4.4b allocation for oil palm replanting (published in Business Times dated 5 January 2011)\r\n\r\nThe original article in PDF format\r\nMalaysia\'s oil palm industry will spend RM4.4 billion to replan...
From \'Dolly Parton\' bunches to smaller one, oil-laden ones (published in Business Times, 23 November 2010)\r\n\r\nClick here to enlarge image\r\n...
Congratulations to AAR on being awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification for its Tissue Culture Laboratory (published in New Straits Times dated 20 November 2010)\r\n...
(The mandarin version of this article is published in Alam Pertanian, issue 8, 2010. This article is translated from mandarin to English by SSH)\r\n(The Bahasa Malaysia version of this article is a...
\"油棕品种 - 矮种,高产量,高油量特点 - 打造丰硕收成油棕园\" (published in Alam Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
\"Baka Kelapa Sawit Terkini Untuk Meraih Hasil Yang Tinggi\" (published in Info Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n >>Mandarin version<<\r\n\r\n\r\n...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nScope of certification: Production and sales of tissue cultured clonal oil palm planting materials starting from the receiving of embryoids\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAcknowledgeme...
Aerial Impression of AAR\'s New Complex\r\n\r\n\r\n[ngg_images source=\"albums\" container_ids=\"2\" display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_extended_album\" gallery_display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnai...
We regret to announce the sudden demise of a dear friend and colleague Madam Ho Yuk Wah recently. The International Oil Palm fraternity has lost a valuable member who had contributed so much to the in...
AAR moving into new office complex (published in The Star dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Strong demand boosts CPO price (published in Financial Daily dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Cheap oil palm replanting loans for smallholders (published in New Straits Times dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nOrder form\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPreface\r\n\"There has never been a cover crop like this before in our plantations\" was the common comment that we heard at the Seminar and Field Tour on \" Mucuna bract...
The Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Alfred Jabu Numpang refuted allegations made by some Western non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that peat soil in Sarawak was unsuitable for plantin...
Centre for crop research (published in The Star dated 25 February 2007)\r\n...
Queen\'s Royal Visit to Goodenough College\r\n\r\nMr. Patrick Ng (second from left) was presented to the Queen of United Kingdom on 10 November 2006.\r\n\"Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of United Kingdom would...
AA Resources optimistic of 20pc sales growth (published in New Straits Times dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief exe...
Cloned oil palms push up AAR revenue (published in The Star dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief executive officer....
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., has been awarded the Fellow of Academy Science for year 2006 under the biological scien...
Clones from Ijok (published in Malaysian Business dated 16-30 June 2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
AAR is proud to announce that Mr. Patrick Ng (Research Officer), who joined us in 1998 has been awarded the prestigious \'British Chevening Scholarships\' for year 2006 from the British Council of Malay...
\r\n\r\n\r\nAAR wish to congratulate Madam Siti Norasikin Binti Moksen (Research Clerk) on her successful completion of the Executive Diploma in Management with Distinction from University of Malaya. It is ...
\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., was presented the prestigious Malaysian Toray Science Foundation 2005 Science & Technology ...