Agradaya: Nurturing Communities with Sustainable Herbs & Spices
Welcome to Agradaya, a remarkable community-based entrepreneurship in Sendangrejo Village, Sleman, Yogyakarta. With a passionate commitment to agriculture and the production of local foods, Agradaya is dedicated to enhancing the welfare of farmers and rural communities while preserving Indonesia's agricultural heritage.
At Agradaya, nature's rejuvenation takes center stage, as the company employs natural and sustainable agroforestry practices. By cultivating an array of herbs and spices, Agradaya crafts an exquisite range of products that offer numerous benefits to the body. Every sip or sprinkle from Agradaya is a delightful journey for the senses, from spice powders to invigorating tisanes and comforting lattes.
Agradaya collaborates closely with over 200 smallholder farmers across Indonesia in pursuing sustainable agriculture. They cultivate and process biopharmaceutical plants, including ginger, turmeric, and Java Turmeric (Curcuma). These extraordinary plants provide health benefits and are nurtured through 100% natural and carefully selected local ingredients, free from artificial additives.
The wonders of Agradaya extend beyond its products. The company warmly invites you to embark on a fascinating spices house tour. During this immersive experience, you will witness the meticulous production process of herbs and spices. Marvel at the environmentally friendly drying technique employed in Agradaya's solar dryer hours. Stroll through their food and herb yard gardens, and bask in the vibrant colors and fragrances surrounding you. To top it off, savor a nutritious spice drink as a refreshing welcome to the world of Agradaya. The tour lasts for 30 minutes and is available for just IDR 30,000 per person. This an incredible opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature's offerings!
For those seeking a deeper understanding of traditional medicine and herbal remedies, Agradaya offers enriching workshop classes. Delve into the basic knowledge of traditional medicine and discover various herbal decoction recipes that can be effortlessly prepared at home. Alternatively, explore the Herbal First Aid Kit class, where you will learn about five essential medicinal plants and their uses in times of sickness. Looking to embrace holistic wellness? The Women's Wellness Herbal Class offers insights into herbs that alleviate PMS symptoms, balance hormones, and support breastfeeding mothers. And for those curious about the art of herbal oil infusion, you can discuss the benefits and uses of infused oils and hands-on experience creating regular herbal infusions, from fermented garlic oil for cooking to soothing telon oil and more.
Agradaya's commitment to sustainability, community, and holistic well-being truly sets them apart. By supporting Agradaya, you not only uplift the lives of local farmers and rural communities but also embrace a healthier lifestyle through the power of nature's blessings.
So, come and experience the warmth and magic of Agradaya. Immerse yourself in the lush greenery, savor the tantalizing flavors, and let the healing properties of their products and workshops nurture your body, mind, and soul. Agradaya invites you to discover the joys of sustainable agriculture and its incredible benefits to our lives.
- Spices house tour
- Jamu-making workshop
- Herbal oil infusion-making workshop