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Travel documents for bananas required

By |2019-04-28T17:45:31+00:00April 28th, 2019|Banana, Ecuador, Export|

Travel documents for bananas (our "Passport") Guess how many documents travel with bananas As globetrotter fruits, we bananas need travel documents, a “passport”, to complete our long journey from the farms to the overseas supermarkets Could you imagine travelling around the world without identification documents? Neither could we. Let’s discover

#Plasticfree bananas

By |2019-04-01T10:47:13+00:00March 29th, 2019|Banana, Environment, General|

#Plasticfree bananas A simple initiative to buy more eco-friendly bananas Periodically thousands and thousands of young students remind us of the urgent need to step up efforts to protect our environment. Their movement is called Fridays for Future and is indeed a wake-up call for politicians across the World ("During

Bananas in the mist or Agroforestry

By |2018-11-19T20:15:33+00:00November 19th, 2018|Banana, Crop|

Bananas and Agroforestry Do you think bananas are cultivated only in large plantations? Maybe if you consider the global demand, you might believe that it cannot be met without the supply of large-scale banana farming. However, of course, bananas can also be sourced from small and medium-sized plantations that, besides,

Bananas on the runway to take off: the packinghouse

By |2018-09-06T19:19:59+00:00September 6th, 2018|Banana, Ecuador, Export|

Bananas on the runway to take off: Departure: Ecuador Packing House Arrival: Global Markets In today’s post I am bringing to you the stage at which our trip as bananas gets underway: the packing house. In the following video you can see where our trip as globetrotter bananas begins: So, where

Bananas as the sole ingredient in a cooking recipe

By |2020-03-06T17:09:34+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Banana, Cooking recipes|

Bananas as the sole ingredient in a cooking recipe Hands up if you know the answer! How many ingredients do you need to make ice cream? You have probably considered using more than one, two or three ingredients (sugar, milk, cream, …) to create a creamy texture. However, you