AAA Editor Notes
ECHO Global Farm Tours is off I-75 exit 143, then 1 mi. e. on SR 78, then n. to 17391 Durrance Rd. ECHO, Educational Concerns for Hunger Organization, is a 50-acre farm demonstrating tropical food plants and techniques useful to farmers and urban gardeners in developing countries. The Global Farm is divided into climatic settings that represent tropical lowlands, a rain forest, semi-arid land, hillside farming, a monsoon, and community and urban gardens. The farm is open only by guided tour. The Appropriate Technology Tour demonstrates simple technologies made from local or recycled materials.
Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.