At Karimun Jawa Island in 2016, Ocean Fresh worked with RARE-Indonesia implemented Community Development program to enhance local economic. The targeted program was seaweed farmers at Nyamuk Island. They were trained regarding best seaweed farming practices and post harvest handling applying “sauna method”. The produced seaweed was sold to Ocean Fresh as raw material for carrageenan production.
Twenty Five farmers were trained by Ocean Fresh Expert for three months