Be a Farmer for a day

‘KeshavSrushtri’ is a beautiful 150 + acre campus, hardly 35 kms from Mumbai airport, nestled with multi-fold ‘Social Service Projects’ in the field of education, forest plant based herbal medicine, agricultural research and education, caring Indian cow and its progeny, taking care of elders, environmental related research and management training with human resource development etc. Since last 30 years.

KeshavSrushti have become a very popular ‘Scenic Spot for One Day Outing’ for families, social, cultural and corporate groups of nature loving people. People from Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Panvel and its suburban area have also visited the KeshavSrushti.KeshavSrushti consist of rich bio diversity with lush green valley with agricultural land, fruit bearing trees of mango/coconut/banana, herbal plants, water pond, three calm & holy temples, and forest wealth with an unimaginable aura of peace and non-polluted atmosphere.

We invite you to be a part of BE A FARMER FOR A DAY PROGRAM where you can explore,

Ever wondered what it would be like to intimately experience agriculture and rural activities? Here’s a fabulous opportunity for you to roll up your sleeves and get into a farmer’s shoes. We are proud to bring forward a unique experience in agro tourism and ecotourism together. As you delight to walk in mid of full of deferent types of grown vegetable, banana farm and mango garden. Discover the thrill in harvesting crops and be one with nature like never before. Discover what it takes for food to reach a plate! Finally, as your energy is spent and worn, rejuvenate your spirit as you tuck into simple homely delicious food. All this and much more awaits you on this exciting journey called: “Be a farmer for a day”. We promise you will return home with a contented heart and memories for life!
On the farm we always offer a hands on experience for children, young, corporate executive parents and seniors. We have a sat full day activities for participants till morning to evening. We wanted to find a way to give even more interactive day on the farm with more energetic and casual approach, hence the creation of our BFFD program The day gives everyone the opportunity to get their hands dirty on the farm and have s day out you won’t forget. Remember this the only nearby place in Mumbai that offers this experience.
Some of silent feature which is offered by our program
üBest team building activities
üGet closer to the nature
üMilking the cow
üExperience bio-waste getting converted to a fuel
üProfessional guidance by a farm expert
üHarvest your own vegetables
üCook food using an alternative sources of energy
And more……
Time Slot
Activities
8:30 t0 9:00
Arrival
9:00 – 9:30
Breakfast- sprouted lentils, upama, Tea & coffee
9:30 – 11:30
Trail – where once can explore, different equipment on solar, like solar electricity, solar dryer, solar pump and biogas, second, medicinal plants and its uses in brief third, farm tour where one can explore different seasonal crops and vegetation.
11:30 – 12:30
Agriculture Guidance from the expert, Harvesting and practical experience of hands on farm.
12:30 – 1:30
Cook your food with traditional method (on Chula) and learn solarcooking with expert
1:30 to 2:30
Traditional lunch, (Thechha, chaval, Bhakhri, pitla, dahi and farm fresh veg sabji dal-rice and friums),
2:30 to 4:30

Workshops
1. Paper recycling
2. Char coal making
3. Leaf zoo activities (Preprimary children _ Age group 4 to 7 Years)
4. Compost making (Any two)
5. Bio-gas plant demonstration
We can think over more activities as we need.
4:30 to 5:00

Evening snack ( Tea-Coffee and dry snack or as per request)
5:00 to 6:00

Gaushal Activities
1. Cows feeding
2. Milking
(we have 225 Indian breed cows and her progeny are being served here in the well develop cow shelters.)

v Items to be require for Carry during BFFD Program.
1.Water bottle
2. Hat /Cap
3. Sunglass
4. Sunscreen
5. Napkin
6. Wet tissues
7. Cotton cloth (full pant, t-shirt, shirt),
8. Floaters/sandals / sport shows
9. One regular medicine
10. Fruits or snack (if you required)

Environment Education Trip
KS Samachar
KS Puraskar
Video Gallery