We explore this opulent 30 year old farm (plantation) in India where Areca Nut is the main crop, and also explain companion crops like Cardamom, Coffee, Cocoa and Pineapple.
This Areca Nut (Betel Nut) Plantation is in Shringeri, Karnataka – India. Shringeri is a hill town located in Chikkamagaluru district in the South Indian state of Karnataka.
ABOUT SHRINGERI — Shringeri belongs to Malenadu range of forest in India. The hills of Malenadu are richly forested, coffee and Areca nut are grown in many places. This forest range receives plenty of rain throughout the year and moderate to high sun shine during summer. Under the Köppen system of climate classification that is classified as a tropical monsoon climate.
Touring a Rich Indian Farm (Multi Crop Plantation) – PART 2 —