The Government Herbal Farm is located near the Puganoor Lake. It is maintained by the Forest Department and houses many rare herbs and plants used in Sidda and Ayurvedic medicines. Owing to their medicinal properties, these plants have been cultivated for medicinal use for commercial purposes. The Government Fruit Farms are located at Athanavur and Nilavur. These are, in fact, botanical gardens, which have a large variety of trees and plants that bear fruits and flowers. A walk among these botanical gardens will soothe your senses with their beauty, aroma and luscious fruits.