Intensive camel farming, mechanised milking, camel milk chocolate, frothy camelcinos and strawberry-flavoured camel milk, all from a 2,000-strong herd of calm, friendly, well-behaved camels? Not quite the picture of Bedouin desert nostalgia you’d expect from a camel farm in the desert. Emirate’s Industry for Camel Milk and Products, better known as Camelicious, does things a little differently. The world’s first large-scale camel dairy farm, on the outskirts of Dubai, has everything, from milking camels to camel milk processing, testing, and distribution all under one roof.
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