Cacao Trail – the journey of chocolate
Organic Chocolate Farming
Who is it for: MS /HS
What it is: 3 days Learning Organic farming
When it runs: November 24 – 27, 2016
Where it’s held: Mangalore
Travel Cost Approx: 10000 INR – 12000 INR
It’s a part of Varanashi Organic Farmers Society and is in the heart of Model Organic Village Projects by both Central and State Govt. It has multiple tropical crop system.
The environment out here is devoid of chemicals, pesticides, pollution & distractions. It is run by two Agronomists – Dr. VK Moorthy and Dr. Ashwini Krishnamoorthy.
With a 3-day schedule Cacao (Chocolate nut) Trail, we hope to spring interest in children towards Organic Agriculture and Farming. Chocolate being the favourite food among children, journey of Chocolate gives the perfect learning platform to learn about agriculture. The farm belongs to the founder of CAMPCO.LTD. Cacao was first introduced in south India at this farm. Varanashi Farms is also one of the first farms in India to be Certified as an Organic Farm. Now it has been over two decades since the soil, water or air here has seen chemical fertilizers