Kerala – The god’s own country is a narrow, fertile strip of land on the south west coast of India. Kerala in India is immensely blessed by nature with lush green vegetation, tranquil beaches, stunning mountains, hill stations, wild life and bird sanctuary and has a network of 44 major rivers and lakes on the backwater system.

"Adoption & Certification of Organic Farming of Cashew Crops in Kerala State." Cashew is popularly known as ‘Gold mine’ of wastelands. India is the second largest producer and exporter of Cashew. It is an important cash crop of Kerala.Cashew is adapted to warm humid tropical conditions of Kerala. The Cashew has a lot of demand in domestic and international market. Commercially, they also fetch good prices in both the markets. It is proposed to concentrate in the districts of Kasargod, Kannur and Pallakad on Large.