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Washing bananas

Caption:
In commercial plantations, bananas are washed to remove the latex that exudes from the cut surface of the crown and any dirt or fungal spores that may be present on the fruit.
Keywords:
Post-harvest handling
Date shot:
September 2007
Locality:
Komatiepoort
Country:
South Africa
Photographer:
Van den Bergh, Inge / Bioversity International