Pollachi is popularly called a coconut city.
It is very famous for tender and ripe coconuts.In sanskrit coconuts are called “kalpa vriksha”
which means “tree which gives all that is necessary for living”.
Fresh tender coconuts are excellent food source and good for health because it is so sweet
delicious taste and enrich in nutritional value.
Krishnasamy better known kittu gounder produced high yielding coconut trees in pollachi area.
One green tender coconut cost is approximately Rs. 25 to Rs. 50 where as a husked coconut
costs around Rs. 10 to Rs. 30 rupees.
Lot of people Export the coconut to other countries from pollachi.Some farmers are doing
organic coconut farming.