Agro Processing - Coconut

Hello Fellow Members,

I am looking at some mentor/Industry veteran or organization who can offer some guidance around Agro processing opportunities for Coconut. I know that Kerala/Karnataka/Tamil Nadu have lot of activity in that area but would like to know same in Maharastra/Konkan.


Dear Sri Dhaval Patil,

Coconut Development Board of India, is having a  state centre in Thane and a nursery in Palghar in Maharashtra state.Either you approach them or You can contact CFTRI, Mysore for establishing a Industry in any Agri based unit, Hope, you will get a suitable /required information on latest developments.

you can contact

Directors secretariate,CFTRI
Mr. Vijaya Kumar B V 2517760

Farm Manager
DSP Farm,
Coconut Development Board,
Dapoli Village, Satpati PO,
Palghar District, Pin - 401405, Maharashtra.
Ph: (02525) 256090 Mob:07767948448 & 7776940774
E-mail: dspfarmpalghar(a) gmail(dot)com

with best wishes,    g.p.rao        farmer

Thanks Mr G P Rao, appreciate the quick revert!