A fast-track to sustainable pineapple production for Surinamese farners

25 October 2022
Indigenous Surinamese woman with harvested pineapple
Caption: "Pineapple cultivation is indispensable in our culture because it has been passed down from generation to generation,” says Wendolien Sabajo from the Lokono (Arawak) community in Suriname. But only using the traditional methods, the crop is “not so easy to expand. The demand for pineapple is big, but the supply is low.”
Photo: © Rudi Moeridjan/Intersnap Visual Arts

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