You are probably reading this title wondering why would we ever write about papaya for an NGO’s blog. The reason is simple, papaya fruit is a large part of the Haitian diet.
After spending some time down in Haiti I figured out why it was so important which includes the nutrients it provides to the amount of time it takes to grow and produce fruit. As a result of this we included this in our agricultural project that will help sustain the community in Fon Pou.
Here are 10 facts as to why we love this fruit as part of our projects:
Want to know more about our agriculture project then click here. Want to help out with the project then click here.
Resource links found here:
10 Reasons We Love Papaya!
Written by Ronda Porter-Altema
Young Papaya Plants
Papaya Fruit Growing in Tree