3rd January 2020 – Mentakab, Karak.
More than 80 friends from China and Hong Kong set off from Kuala Lumpur at 7.30am to EcoFarm located at Mentakab, Pahang to witness the operation of Malaysia's emerging industry. First, is to understand the cultivation of durian seedlings.
As EcoFarm keeps moving towards the smart durian farm, it has been continuously developing new areas. In addition to pipes works and digging pond these days, the most important thing is to set up intelligent irrigation systems. Friends from abroad have the opportunity to see the latest irrigation technology. Seeds from the Kunyit mother tree thrive under the care of a specialist. The staff brought the visitors to the highest point in the farm to view the 315-acre EcoFarm in the hinterland, which was spectacular.
After enjoying an authentic lunch, the visitors went to the next destination, FruitFarm. The road project has come to the second half, visitors can visit the farm thought the roads to learn about the growth of old durian trees. Just in the durian fruit season, the tall trees were full of durians, which made people salivate. In order to treat this group of friends from overseas, Eco Starland also specially prepared some different types of durian for guests to taste.
In addition to James Sir's professional commentary, a fun contest was prepared, allowing visitors at each table to have a chance to guess the weight of the durian, and winner could enjoy that weight durian alone. Suddenly, the game scene were very lively. Especially when it comes to tasted the Musang King durian, the atmosphere was soaring.
Later the group returned to the Eco Starland’s headquarters in Mid Valley, Kuala Lumpur. Many visitors interested in the durian industry continued to actively ask questions and give many positive comments on the feedback card. It encouraged Eco Starland to introduce the durian industry in Malaysia to more foreign friends know.