Watch 10ha of "clean" Forest Bitter Melon in the Mekong Delta
Forest Bitter Melon is wild plant growing in the sparse forests of the Southeast and brought to the delta by Ms Nguyễn Thị Kim Thoa – the food technology engineer. After 5 years of the testing, Forest Bitter Melon had planted in many regions of the Mekong Delta with organic method.
In the business trip in Đồng Nai, Ms.Thoa was introduced about Forest Bitter Melon, which is good support for people with diabetes, high blood pressure,... This tree is taken from the forest and planted at the Dong Nai household. Therefore, Ms.Thoa brought Forest Bitter Melon seeds to plant in the Mekong Delta.
With the dream of creating a medicinal zone for everyone from Forest Bitter Melon. In 2013, she planted a one hectare Forest Bitter Melon in Soc Trang; After harvesting, bring to relatives, people with diabetes, hypertension, blood fat, etc., to use and evaluate how effective. And people's health outcomes are greatly improved.
With this satisfactory results, in 2014, Thoa officially turned to agricultural economy, planting and processing of products from the Forest Bitter Melon. She with some friends establish TNB Vietnam Joint Stock Company (located in Cai Rang district, Can Tho city), specializing in cultivating and producing tea through the forest. Ms. Thoa said: "We know about Forest Bitter Melon because of the precious medicinal properties, healing people. Therefore, our goal is to create clean products from the Forest Bitter Melon to ensure the best health and disease prevention for everyone. That is why we have to grow our own raw materials”. Now, the company has expanded the acreage to plant the Forest Bitter Melon with 10 ha, include in Vinh Long, Hau Giang, Soc Trang and Can Tho. The Forest Bitter Melon are planted by the direction of clean, do not use chemical fertilizer, have membrane coating, automatic drip irrigation system…
From that source, her company has made many products such as: Forest Bitter Melon Traditional pills, Forest Bitter Melon Capsule, Forest Bitter Melon Herbal Tea, Forest Bitter Melon tea bags with the brand MUDARU. The MUDARU’s product help support treatment prevent complications Diabetes, blood fat, blood pressure ... The products from The Forest Bitter Melon was bought in Can Tho and the national drugstore system, the showroom of airports and supermarket…
Ms.Thoa also said: ”In the future, I will expand hundreds of hectares of Forest Bitter Melon plantations in Mekong Delta and Expand the market to USA, Australia, HongKong…”
Source: Báo Dân Việt