In pictures

Using photos to tell stories about people and bananas

Down the Congo River

Anne Vézina Wednesday, 27 October 2010
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Dan Koeppel, the author of Banana: The fate of the fruit that changed the world, travelled to the now mostly deserted Yangambi research station, after which the Yangambi km 5 banana is named.
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Banana cultivation Canary style

Anne Vézina Friday, 28 May 2010
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The Canary Islands off the coast of Africa have managed to offset competition from the cheaper bananas from Latin America with a production system that ranks among the most intensive in the world.
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