Grow your own food with Green Essentials

Grow your own food with Green Essentials. You easily will find Green Essentials in Socorro (North Goa). What is this? Organization promotes organic kitchen gardening in Goa through its gardening workshops and setup services. There are so many things here to help you to develop your garden: seeds, planters, tools, organic garden inputs, books, pots…

Now the Monsoon Veggie Seedlings and Seeds Sale is going on. Gourds (ridge, bitter, ash, bottle gourds, cucumber), butternut squash, zucchini, cluster beans, long beans, spinach, kale, swiss chard, lady finger, chillies, bamboo spinach and brinjals… They will also teach you how to take care about your plants.

Growing food can be challenging, especially if you are a beginner. Their workshops (currently in Goa and Mumbai) have helped over 3,000 people learn the basics of growing food organically.

If you’re trying to set up your first kitchen garden, you may want some help. Green Essentials designs organic kitchen gardens and coachs you through your first steps, and helps to create a wonderful and productive garden.

Sometimes it’s difficult to find the right inputs for your organic kitchen garden. They stock several products (in Goa only) for organic soil improvement and pest management, and also seasonal vegetables.

They coach people on growing their own food at home organically. Drop in for their workshops or have Green Essentials design your kitchen garden – outdoors or on a balcony. Their garden guide service helps beginners get a quick start on growing vegetables and fruits in gardens, balconies or terraces and by making organic gardening inputs more easily accessible.

Green Essentials guides people who are looking to improving the quality of their food, by growing it organically at home. Inspired by Poonam Kasturi’s Daily Dump, they began as a small store, which originated because of their personal adventures (and frustrations) while searching for green products that met their own needs.

Over the years, they’ve moved from selling green products into promoting the cause of organic kitchen gardening, because of the amazing positive impact that this has on them and on their environment. People in Green Essentials believe that kitchen gardening is an important way to influence us directly (our health) and indirectly (the health of our environment – the water, soil, plants and more). They also try to educate the community about various topics related to the environment.

They have been a part of various initiatives organised by the International Centre Goa and the Botanical Society of Goa to promote organic kitchen gardening in Goa and Mumbai. Green Essentials provides organic gardeners easy access to the inputs they need to break free from synthetic fertilisers and poison-based pest repellents.


House #994, Ambirna Wado,
Near Datta Mandir,
Tuesday to Sunday 10:30AM to 1:00PM, 2:00PM to 6:30PM. Closed on Mondays

Call: 080870 00708




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