EP55: FIGS, FARMING, AND FAMILY
Mon, 23 Aug 2021
Figs aren’t native to Malaysia, but farmers across Malaysia have started to perk up to this Mediterranean jewel. With over 300 varieties of figs, a slew of supposed health benefits, and a burgeoning family business, Mutiara Figs has been one of the first-movers in the Malaysian fig industry. We speak to its owners, AR Mohd. Hilmi and Aliyaa Suraiyai, to find out more.