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ECHO Global Farm Tours

17391 Durrance Rd, North Fort Myers, FL 33917-2212
+1 239-543-3246
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these guys are doing great work to feed the poor around the world

this is a great tour with wonderful people who are passionate about their work of developing and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fozjon
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Patna, India
Very educational for every age group

This tour is worth the time you spend taking it. Echo education helps all of us especially... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
859jillk
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Bonita Springs, United States
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ECHO’s Global Farm Tour is a fascinating walking tour of the most creative working farm you have ever experienced. Taste tropical fruits and leaves as you explore a rain-forest, a semi-arid desert, rooftop gardens and so much more. Visit with our friendly farm animals and discover one of the largest collections of tropical food plants in Florida as you learn about ECHO’s mission to help the poor help themselves.
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17391 Durrance Rd, North Fort Myers, FL 33917-2212
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a great tour with wonderful people who are passionate about their work of developing and teaching technologies to feed people around the world. What's not to love? Things are arranged to give you ideas on agriculture and appropriate technologies even for water supply.

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This tour is worth the time you spend taking it. Echo education helps all of us especially children . They must learn that we need sustainable resources. Its so different from all the artificial themes that are offered for vacation activities The info was well...More

Thank 859jillk
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting tour!! We learned how ECHO helps developing countries with sustainable agriculture and in-place technology. Take your kids to see some animals and farming methods used in other countries!!

Thank cheryl8102015
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Husband and I planned a date day and took the am tour. Will be back for the technology tour. Loved seeing all the variety of edibles and learning what we can grow for our own family. Think many of our friends will enjoy this tour....More

Thank cinjoel
Reviewed 8 August 2017

fort myers corporate location. what a cause to advance sustanable growing to provide more income and nutrition to 3rd world citizens . walking thru the growing sites we learned about more nutritious options and better systems of growing

1  Thank V9325VHroberts
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This tour was great. I love that this place is trying to develop foods and different strains of foods that can be grown in some of the toughtst and unusual environments. Places can become truly self contained.

Thank michyum
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The echo global farm has something for everyone. I live nearby and it has been a big hit for many visits. When younger, Our kids loved to see the animals, learn about miracle fruit, and pump a primary water well just because it was cool...More

Thank Kerreywho
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We had an awesome tour with Brian. It is amazing what an impact one person with a vision can make in the world. I like that this group is faith based. The diversity of ecosystems and appropriate plants was amazing. I learned a lot in...More

Thank BiggPapa
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We missed the tour but were thoroughly pleased with the nursery. They have a wide variety of plants and vegetation, some I have not seen outside the Tropics. Kudos to the staff. If you are interested in some exotic and non native plants for your...More

Thank DrParticle
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The ECHO Global Farm Tour will give you a look at how agriculture and animal husbandry can be advanced in the developing world. It is a great window on the way education and training can be used to lift people out of poverty. You will...More

1  Thank David-0n-the-road
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They were lower than local retail outlets. In fact, I discovered Echo Global Farm three years ago when I was looking for a mango tree, in particular Malika Mango tree. They were about 40% less than some of nursery. However... More
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22 February 2016|
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Our Book Store and nursery are open 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday and 9 AM to 4 PM on Saturday. Our tour times vary throughout the week, so I would encourage you to visit our website and click on take a tour or call for... More
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