Thursday, April 05, 2007

Banana Nation...


Being the largest producers of Banana's, it's a common sight to see them on seller carts and few relishing them on the go... As a top Banana Producing Nation as of 2005, India produced 16.8 million metric tons of the fruit.
Bananas are also a very important staple commodity for many developing countries, together with wheat, rice or corn, hence the relevance of bananas for food security. Bananas are grown in 132 countries worldwide, more than any other fruit crop. In popular culture and commerce, "banana" usually refers to soft, sweet "dessert" bananas that are usually eaten raw. More...

3 comments:

Fabrizio ikol22 Thu Apr 05, 03:13:00 PM GMT+5:30  

Unfortunately Europe is out of rate 'cause we have to import them. I love banana and we're unlucky 'cause taste very different here compared to countries where banana grow :-(

Rajesh Dangi Fri Apr 06, 08:35:00 AM GMT+5:30  

Thanks...

davidcwelker Thu Apr 19, 12:26:00 AM GMT+5:30  

best tasting bananas i've ever had was in bangalore, or maybe it was in the smaller village known as sargur. i still enjoy visiting your site regularly, thank you for posting.