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    A day with an artisans

    Few weeks ago we went for a visit to a village in the North of Lombok, where our artisans make magic from coconuts transferring them into beautiful coconut bowls. And that was so much fun. We are very proud on them, as they waited for us with traditional Lombok coffee and many local food that main ingredient was coconut. They even payed attention to serve all with coconut wooden spoons, as long time ago we had a discussion , how coconut cutlery can be reused and they don’t need to buy 1- time use plastic cutlery anymore. Seeing that, made our hearts just sing. The reason of meeting was to…

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    Why is coconut the “tree of life”?

    The Coconut Palm (Cocos Nucifera L.) is referred as “The Tree of Life” due to its incredible value to man and the incredible number of products and by-products that can be created from it. And Lombok itself, is very lucky island to been given in huge amounts this natural resource. Coconut trees are grown in tropical countries mainly for the high oil content, which is widely used in both food and non-food industries (e.g. margarine and soaps). Large production areas, in particular, are found along the coastal regions in the wet tropical areas of Asia in the Philippines, Indonesia, India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia. In these countries millions of people…