Banana breakthrough for Samoa

Workers sponge and wash bananas ready for export. Picture: SAMOA OBSERVER

APIA, 19 OCTOBER 2018 (SAMOA OBSERVER) – Samoa sent off its first shipment of export-ready bananas to New Zealand, the first since Cyclone Gita ravaged plantations across the country. The Banana Growers Association gathered its crops to fill two containers, or 500 boxes of bananas for the New Zealand ripe banana market. Bananas were harvested […]

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