Kahang Organic Rice Eco Farm or KOREF, is the first and only certified organic rice farm in Malaysia, sprawling over an arable area of 260 acres. The Koref Eco Farm Resort provides free and easy or packaged eco outdoor farmstays.
It is uniquely a back-to-nature health enhancing eco outdoor lifestyle farm offering chalet, floating-chalet, dormitory and 'Asli' dwelling farmstays with life enriching programmes including:
01) mountain climbing, 02) hands-on organic seasonal rice farming, 03) visit to the barn and make new friends, 04) visit to the typical local 'kampung' or village, 05) hands-on making local snack delights, 06) tropical rainforest jungle trekking, 07) jungle river trail, 08) a challenge at the 'Asli' water obstacle course, 09) bamboo-rafting, 10) boat-rowing, 11) drum-rafting - build, launch and steer, 12) fish-catching with trawl net, thereafter release fish caught, 13) camping - pitch tents and stay-in, may it be in the farm or in the rainforest jungle, 14) hands-on field cooking, may it be in the farm vicinity or in the rainforest jungle, 15) campfire, 16) barbeque, 17) star gazing, 18) night jungle trail - learn more of the jungle by night, 19) night nature trail - a stroll along the bunds of the rice field bunds by night, 20) nature walk - a day stroll along the fringe of the tropical rainforest, 21) individual field orientation in the farm and partial jungle, 22) the many innovative and challenging water-bound team building/bonding activities, 23) value in action projects and programmes may be arranged on request.
Thus, it is ideal and favourable for eco outdoor educational activity camps and retreats.
The Farm is a fully integrated organic agro eco farm with pollution free river water irrigating the farmland from the 1,010m high Belumut mountain. It vies to promote biodiversity in ecological organic agriculture and farming.
Kahang Organic Rice Eco Farm (Koref) was certified full organic status in December 2005 by the Malaysian Agriculture Ministry over a stringently monitored conversion period since 2001.