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Agritourism Destinations in India
Agritourism or Agrotourism is the practice of attracting travelers or visitors to an area or areas used primarily for agricultural purposes. Major agri tourism destinations in India are listed here.
Tea Farming Regions in India with a brief look at Darjeeling Tea Plantation, Jorhat Tea Plantation in Assam, Nilgiris Tea Plantation, Munnar Tea Plantation in Kerala
Coffee production in India is dominated in the hill tracts of South Indian states, with the state of Karnataka accounting more than 50 % followed by Kerala 29% and Tamil Nadu 10% .
Kerala has the largest number of coconut trees in India. Kerala is famous for its coconut-based products—coconut water, copra, coconut oil, coconut cake (also called coconut meal, copra cake, or copra meal), coconut toddy, coconut shell-based products, coconut wood-based products, coconut leaves, and coir pith. Tamilnadu has the second largest number of coconut trees in India. Five southern states combined account for almost 90% of the total production in the country.
Cardamom is often referred as the “Queen of Spices” because of its very pleasant aroma and taste. Cardamom plants are of two type- Small & Large. Small Cardamon is cultivated in the ever green forests of Western Ghats in South India viz. Kerala, Karnataka. Cultivation of large cardamon is manily concentrated in Sikkim and Darjeeling's Lava in Algarah Block of West Bengal. Small Cardamon have high market value than Large Cardamon..