Quality from resource
The last island to receive the silt of the Mekong before flowing into the sea, the brackish water with clay mud (fertile, rich in humus, and many good antibacterial) has created favorable conditions for coconut plantation Ben Tre like putting on a green, distinct coconut flavor and fruit yield is also higher than other regions.
Ben Tre owns the largest coconut growing area in the country,
over 70,000 hectares
leading in production with over
million fruits / year
take 40% of the total coconut production in the country.
The quality of Ben Tre coconut is evaluated much better than others by experts:
thick coconut shells contain more organic matter, fatter coconut meat and sweeter coconut water.
Content of coconut oil takes 65% in Ben Tre coconut
Natural sweet coconut water with brix = 5% - 9%
Average coconut yield reaches 1.9 tons of copra / ha higher than the average of APCC countries (averaging 0.9 tons copra / ha)
Ben Tre possess over 70,000 hectares of coconut (44% national coconut area), this province was known as the coconut capital of Vietnam
Adjacent to the sea tropical climate
Brackish water supply, Annual precipitation amount 1.500mm/year
the proportion of coconut's quality between vietnam and the world
The heart of the grower
ORGANIC COCONUT PLANTATION
In the past, farmers often faced with two major difficulties: the uncertainty of market prices was sometimes very low; and infertile salty soil, causing salinity reduction. Therefore, Betrimex's project of developing Organic coconut gardens will be a solid foundation for the sustainable development of the local communitysee more