Manual labor is present in the monastic tradition and ever since the Monastery of the Desert Fathers. When, after the edict of Constantine (313), cease the persecution, the ideal of Christian life, martyrdom, becomes to follow Christ's virginity, poverty and prayer in the desert. The idea Farm Mount Caramel was born from this cultural humus. As per tradition are grown mainly vines, olives, citrus, fruits and vegetables. Then there is beekeeping, a classic of the monasteries.