EU-Benin: Beauty is skin deep for Benin’s pineapples

Published: 12/10/2017
EU-Benin: Beauty is skin deep for Benin’s pineapples
Source: HUMANITARIANNEWS.ORG

From his chair in the middle of a pile of pineapples, Jean-Xavier Satola supervises cutting and packaging, as Benin — Africa’s fourth-biggest exporter of the fruit — starts trading again after an eight-month self-imposed absence. The fields of Allada in southern Benin are a hive of activity as about 20 men, in trousers to protect them from the spiky leaves, pick the[...]

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