Author - plantrich

REAP Harvest Festival

Today was an exciting day for me as I travelled 40 km from my home with my sons. My youngest boy who navigated us with google, asked many questions about our visit. However, I kept talk to a minimum and told him that I wanted him to fully experience our destination. After a while, Google told us we had reached Vallachira. A few of my Rotary members were there to receive us. More people joined us and we walked over [...]


Vanilla in Bloom at MASS

Vanilla flowers at Idinjamala mass organic farm. Vanilla one of the most highly valued spices has been abandoned by cultivators in India. MASS is now working hard to revive vanilla cultivation in farms belonging to our members in Idukki. Many international buyers are asking for organic vanilla. We are happy to announce that we are successfully farming vanilla now. You will be amazed to know that 1 kg vanilla costs 500 USD(INR 32,000). Those who are interested in vanilla [...]