The species is frequently cited as being used in herbal medicine since the beginning of the first century AD. Extracts from Aloe Vera are widely used in the cosmetics and alternative medicine industries, being marketed as variously having rejuvenating, healing, or soothing properties.
Grown in a food forest, that uses no till, no manure, no fertilizer and no pesticides, this Food Forest produce is providing livelihood and education opportunity to these tribal farmers and their children.
Other environmental benefits include:
- Sequester Carbon @ 80,000 to 100,000 kg CO2 per Acre
- Increase Soil Fertility
- Promote Biodiversity
- Provide Livelihood
- Provide Education
- Increase Groundwater table
- Enhance Air Quality
- Reduce Heat Island effect
- Promote Health and Well-being
- Revive Narmada River
- Re-balance Water-cycle and Rain ecosystem