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A little girl takes a bite out of an ear of corn inside a US farmstand

Locals Only? How to Live Your Values and Still Eat Bananas

The modern grocery basket is a true symbol of human innovation. Its contents span continents, offering a taste of all things weird and wonderful, at…

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Fair Trade bananas grow in Ecuador

Earth Day Stories: Leaders in Sustainable Agriculture

It’s not a secret: due to human activity – particularly the activity of the most privileged – the Earth is in crisis. This year…

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Hundreds of green bananas in water

Unconventional Bananas in Peru: an Interview with Julio Oscar Gallegos Herrera-Rambla

The U.S. market tends to treat bananas as commodities, as in unspecialized products that are virtually interchangeable, regardless of origin. Following a century of…

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Bananas growing

Cooperative Bananas, In Dollars and Cents

When you purchase a conventional banana at a grocery store, there are certain costs that your everyday low price covers: the fruit itself; the international…

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Pablo Mera, worker, harvesting bananas at the plantation of Vincente Matute, a member of El Guabo, a fair trade banana cooperative of Ecuador.

Why Do Banana Farmers Organize?

Last October we welcomed organic banana farmer Mariana Cobos to the Twin Cities to celebrate our 10 year anniversary importing bananas from AsoGuabo Cooperative in…

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Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes

0 from 0 votes Print Chocolate Chip Banana Pancakes Course Breakfast Keyword Chocolate Ingredients 1 ½ c. flour 1 Tbsp. sugar 2 tsp. baking powder…

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Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

0 from 0 votes Print Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Course Breakfast, Dessert Keyword Bananas, Chocolate Ingredients 2 c. all-purpose flour ¼ c. granulated sugar 1…

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Bananas Baked in Phyllo with Chocolate Sauce

Bananas Baked in Phyllo with Chocolate Sauce

0 from 0 votes Print Bananas Baked in Phyllo with Chocolate Sauce Course Dessert Keyword Almonds, Bananas, Chocolate, Nuts Servings 4 generous servings Ingredients 4…

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Banana Almond Granola Bars

0 from 0 votes Print Banana Almond Granola Bars Course Snack Keyword Almonds, Bananas, Nuts Servings 18 bars Ingredients 3 1/2 cup oats 3…

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Coconut Coffee Smoothie

Coconut Coffee Smoothie

0 from 0 votes Print Coconut Coffee Smoothie Course Breakfast, Dessert, Drinks Keyword Bananas, Chocolate, Coffee Ingredients 1 cup canned coconut milk blend first to…

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Frozen banana covered in chocolate and nuts

Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas

0 from 0 votes Print Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas Course Dessert Keyword Bananas, Chocolate Servings 4 servings Ingredients 4 Equal Exchange bananas ripe but not…

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Roasted Banana Dark Chocolate Cheesecake

Roasted Banana Dark Chocolate Cheesecake

0 from 0 votes Print Roasted Banana Dark Chocolate Cheesecake Course Dessert Keyword Bananas, Chocolate Servings 16 servings Ingredients Crust: 2 cups vanilla wafers ground…

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