Mr and Mrs Coconut

Mr & Mrs Coconut Visit Indonesia

We have just returned from visiting our coconut cream suppliers in Indonesia! You may remember when Mr Coconut visited last year, well this year we went together and it was an wonderful experience to see where the coconuts come from, and the process from growing, to gathering, right through to turning it into coconut cream – which is the main ingredient for all our delicious yoghurts! The coconuts are ‘crowd sourced’ from all around the islands, mainly Java & Sumatra. Local organic growers arrange to get their coconuts picked up, and they get graded by size and weight, then delivered by truck to the processing factory. There they are dehusked, the coconut water removed for yummy [...]

Mr & Mrs Coconut Visit Indonesia2020-04-15T16:36:47+12:00

Mr Coconut Visits Our Coconut Growers

Mr Coconut has just returned from meeting with our coconut growers over in Indonesia – it was an exciting journey on a small, 12-seater plane then a boat ride through crocodile-filled waters to reach the beautiful land of coconut trees. Locals from all around the area bring their coconuts to be weighed and purchased, they literally grow EVERYWHERE, and don’t require any fertilisers or sprays so are 100% organic.   He was also pleased to learn that they have an equal gender hiring policy at the processing factory, which has a split of 50% male and female workers.  They take good care of their team, covering all their medical expenses and subsidising their grocery bills. He was amazed by [...]

Mr Coconut Visits Our Coconut Growers2020-04-15T17:29:03+12:00