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It seems as though we get horrific news stories about mass extinction on a daily basis. Koalas are now classed as functionally extinct, the last Sumatran Rhino in Malaysia just died and the world is burning. In case you didn’t know, the planet is pretty messed up right now and...
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For many people, bananas are a favorite fruit (favorite herb?). In fact, bananas are one of the most frequently purchased and most readily available types of products in the grocery store. Bananas are typically inexpensive and provide a high dose of potassium and other valuable nutrients, making them a popular choice for shoppers...
Did you know that bananas ranked at the top (tied with apples) as the most consumed fruit in 2018? Sixty-nine percent of customers bought bananas in 2018. Are you a banana lover? Hold on. You are about to be blasted by a barrage of banana facts that will make you the top banana. Enjoy.
Which fruit trumps them all?  To the surprise of many, bananas are the most popular fruit in the world; people worldwide consume about 86 million metric tons in a year. One of the reasons it’s popular is because of its flexibility and fantastic benefits. We eat it as is, we add it to savory meals, and we...

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