Experience the Farm-to-Table Journey at Thanh Dong Organic Farm

15 May 2024

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Renowned for its sustainable farming practices, fresh produce, and unique farm-to-table concept, Thanh Dong Organic Farm is a must-visit destination in Hoi An. Let’s explore a journey to discover an interesting farm with EMIC!
thanh dong organic farm
Thanh Dong organic farm

Thanh Dong Organic Farm - The pioneering of sustainable agriculture and ecotourism in Hoi An

Immerse yourself in Cam Thanh village, Thanh Dong Organic Farm is the first organic vegetable farm in Hoi An. It is just 4 kilometers east of captivating Hoi An and approximately 30 kilometers south of Da Nang’s vibrant city center. The spacious and airy access road ensures easy navigation for all types of vehicles. Travelers can effortlessly locate Thanh Dong by following the clear signage along Tong Nhu Suong Road.
 
Thanh Dong Organic Farm was established in January 2013, spanning 6,386m2 of land and nurtured by the labor of 10 dedicated households. Born from the visionary collaboration of Cam Thanh PPC, the Hoi An Economic Department, and the Action Center for City Development, Thanh Dong Organic Farm stands as a testament to the power of collective action in fostering sustainable agriculture. In 2016, recognizing the growing customer demand, Thanh Dong expanded by an additional 4000 m2. Today, Thanh Dong holds the esteemed recognition of Hoi An PGS certification, a testament to its commitment to quality and sustainability.
Thanh Dong organic farm
Thanh Dong farm
More than a farm, it’s a successful case study in sustainable development. It seamlessly combines farming and ecotourism. Thanh Dong helps to grow the local economy, preserve the environment, and foster agriculture.
Thanh Dong organic farm Hoi An
Thanh Dong organic farm Hoi An

From an organic vegetable garden for local people...

Beginning as a local garden, Thanh Dong organic farm has blossomed into a sample of sustainable agriculture, inspired by the Tra Que Vegetable village. It flourishes as a haven for fresh, organic produce, following the core principle of “Healthy Community, Happy Farmers!”.
Thanh Dong organic farm
Each plot within Thanh Dong is meticulously surrounded by elephant grass as a natural barrier. Visit Thanh Dong farm, you will discover a vibrant tapestry of vegetables and herbs. For example, cabbage, tomatoes, squash, corn, mint, and many vegetables, and herbs flourish by dedicated farmers.
Thanh Dong organic farm
Thanh Dong Vegetable Garden proudly upholds the strict organic farming practices. They commit to being free of chemical fertilizers, genetically modified seeds, pesticides, and growing stimulants. This commitment is further validated by their prestigious PGS certification, a national standard for organic production and processing in Vietnam. It means exceptionally clean, environmentally friendly vegetables prioritizing consumer safety and environmental well-being.

Currently, Thanh Dong Organic Farm boasts over 30 unique plant varieties, each flourishing under their sustainable practices. This remarkable biodiversity ensures a diverse selection of fresh, organic produce for your table.

....To a happy station for travelers

Thanh Dong Organic Farm goes beyond just cultivating organic vegetables; it offers immersive experiences for travelers seeking a glimpse into local life and the beauty of Vietnamese culture. The heart of Thanh Dong Farm lies in its dedicated farmers as true guides who share their passion and knowledge with every visitor.
Thanh Dong organic farm
You can become a farmer for a day. Immerse yourself in the daily routines of local farmers, and get your hands dirty (in the best way possible!) as you assist with watering, planting, weeding, and fertilizing the vibrant fields, bringing amazing experiences for travelers. After that, treat yourself to delicious meals, making the freshest organic produce imaginable. Don’t forget to join a cooking class with the locals, learn their culinary secrets, and enjoy a delicious meal prepared with the farmers.
cooking class Hoi An
The standard entry fee for the vegetable garden is 30,000 VND per person, while joining the hands-on experience is just 50,000 VND per person per hour.
Hoi An Cooking class
EMIC is an Ecotourism & Hospitality Alliance in Hoi An that embraces every aspect of your journey, from accommodations, cuisine, wellness retreats, and tours, to authentic encounters with local life & culture, etc. – all centered around responsible tourism.
Explore the interesting tours visiting the heritage of Hoi An or Thanh Dong Organic Farm! Contact us now!