In the past Doi Chaang used to be the land of opium now people who live there has changed to macadamai planting.
Macadamia trees are tropical evergreen trees. Macadamia grow at the elevation of 1,000 meters above sea level like at the Doi Chang area. They grow at a slower rate compared to the ones grown below 1,000 meters above sea level. Macadamia fruit has a hard woody shell follicle with a green outside. The inside shell is brown with white nut in it. Macadamia nuts are crunchy and tasty. Either raw or cooked nuts are edible. It can be a snack food that is roasted, fried, or covered with chocolate. It can be mixed with other ingredients, such as salt or sugar as well.Read more..