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GLOBAL OVERVIEW BANANAS

Fresh Plaza 15 Oct 2021
South Africa ... South African banana plantations are being removed to make way for other crops such as citrus, avocados and macadamias while there are new banana plantations being established next to the Nkomati River which crosses through South Africa, Eswatini and into Mozambique ... Many smaller plantations struggle with Panama disease.
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The ‘most influential’ black footballer for decades lost to history

Joy Online 12 Oct 2021
There are two murals of black footballers facing one another across an alleyway in Glasgow ... There is nobody that comes close.” ... Watson was born in 1856, in Georgetown, Demerara, a colonial trading post established by the Dutch, captured by the French, then re-named by British rulers who imported slaves from Africa to work on its plantations.
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Bristol’s slave trade history laid bare on a Black History Month tour

The Observer 08 Oct 2021
During his time there (his involvement ended in 1692), it shipped an estimated 84,000 people from the coast of Africa to plantations in the new world ... Arms, textiles and wine were shipped from Europe to Africa in return for enslaved people, who were shipped to the Americas to work ...
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Sicilian coffee dream a step closer as climate crisis upends farming

The Observer 04 Oct 2021
“It is clear that the climate emergency and the consequent rise in temperatures have played a decisive role in the flowering of the coffee plants in Sicily,” said Adriano Cafiso, who has spent the last 15 years travelling around plantations in South America and Africa and is now collaborating with Morettino.
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Farmer Bill and the Great Reset

Mercola 01 Oct 2021
Under Gates' plantation system, Africa's rural populations have become slaves on their own land to a tyrannical serfdom of high-tech inputs, mechanization, rigid schedules, burdensome conditionalities, credits and subsidies The only entities benefiting from Gates' program are his international corporate partners."
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Chinese market breeding new fashion for African product consumption

Ghana Web 30 Sep 2021
She was not alone in promoting the imports of high-quality produce from Africa ... "Thanks to the development of China-Africa trade cooperation, we can directly purchase high-quality coffee from African plantations and have obtained the license for roasting coffee on the spot," said Jing Jianhua, founder of the store.
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Stella Dadzie, feminist pioneer: ‘The Black British women’s movement was about life-and-death issues’

The Observer 30 Sep 2021
“To emphasise a story that begins in Africa, and traces the journey of women who could have been a mother or a grandmother of mine, from across the Atlantic and into the plantations and beyond, was my way of reminding people that those ties between the Caribbean and Africa, and ...
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How Bill Gates’ ‘Generosity’ Benefits … Bill Gates

Children's Health Defense 30 Sep 2021
“Under Gates’ plantation system, Africa’s rural populations have become slaves on their own land to a tyrannical serfdom of high-tech inputs, mechanization, rigid schedules, burdensome conditionalities, credits and subsidies The only entities benefiting from Gates’ program are his international corporate partners.
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China Focus: Chinese market breeding new fashion for African product consumption

Ghana News Agency 29 Sep 2021
She was not alone in promoting the imports of high-quality produce from Africa ... "Thanks to the development of China-Africa trade cooperation, we can directly purchase high-quality coffee from African plantations and have obtained the license for roasting coffee on the spot," said Jing Jianhua, founder of the store.
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Bill Gates Wants to Realize Global Vision in His Lifetime

Mercola 29 Sep 2021
Under Gates' plantation system, Africa's rural populations have become slaves on their own land to a tyrannical serfdom of high-tech inputs, mechanization, rigid schedules, burdensome conditionalities, credits and subsidies The only entities benefiting from Gates' program are his international corporate partners.
photo: AP / Luismi Ortiz/UME
In this photo made available by Ume (Unidad Militar de Emergencias), Military Emergency Unit personal take gas reading measurements near a volcano on the Canary island of La Palma, Spain, in the early hours of Tuesday Sept. 28, 2021
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Spanish government pledges aid as La Palma declared disaster zone

RTE 28 Sep 2021
... September, destroying almost 600 houses as well as churches and banana plantations in La Palma, which neighbours Tenerife in the Canary Islands archipelago off North Africa.
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Spain declares volcano hit La Palma as disaster zone

Metro USA 28 Sep 2021
... flowing down the volcano’s western flank toward the sea since Sept 19, destroying almost 600 houses as well as churches and banana plantations in La Palma, which neighbours Tenerife in the Canary Islands archipelago off North Africa.
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Bill Maher Is Really Worried About the Idea of a ‘Black National Anthem’ (Video)

The Wrap 25 Sep 2021
We just wish he’d maybe done a Wikipedia pass first ... And in case they’re any ambiguity, Francis Scott Key, who wrote the poem, was himself a white supremacist from a slave owning plantation family who only supported the idea of emancipation if Slaves were then deported to Africa and who as District Attorney of Washington, D.C.
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High risk of Black Pod in West African cocoa -Climate42 consultancy

Reuters 24 Sep 2021
... Africa, according to agricultural weather consultancy Climate42. In a report on Friday it said the wetter than normal weather throughout West Africa in August allowed the pathogen responsible for the Black Pod disease to survive in the plantations during the little dry season.
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Afro-Colombian moonshine gets official seal of approval as heritage drink

The Observer 19 Sep 2021
Lucía Solís. Photograph. Handout ... Afro-Colombians have populated the regions along the country’s Pacific coasts since the 16th century, when their ancestors were brought from Africa as slaves to work on sugar cane plantations, goldmines and the large estates of landowning Spanish colonizers ... Photograph. Ernesto Guzman Jr/EPA ... Reuse this content. .
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