Purbanchal Naturals is an agricultural startup founded in 2016 the primary objective and mission of which is to promote organic farming.
Founded by Tapan Khanikar, the journey started in April 2016. Hailing from Moran in upper Assam, he promotes and markets small tea gardens that produce organic tea. Promotion and marketing is done through his Facebook page and websites that include Brahmaputra Fables, Ethnoshopping and Monsoon Drizzle.
He also provides retail sale locally and also has direct customers all over Assam, who obtain tea from him in a monthly basis. He collects tea leaves from associate tea growers.
His future plans also include opening an organic farm to grow vegetables and fruits. “We are looking for funding and investors. Talks are still on” he says in a rendezvous with Team UniTreed.
Visit their Facebook page here.