Dates

Date palms (Phoenix dactylifera) of western Asia and northern Africa are cultivated around the world. The trees bear clusters of fruit. Date farms China Ranch Date Farm https://www.facebook.com/ChinaRanch Shields Date Garden https://www.facebook.com/shieldsdategarden https://twitter.com/ShieldsDateGrdn Elsewhere on the Web http://www.fao.org/docrep/t0681E/t0681e02.htm Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Date_palm#Fruits Planeta.com Fruit Food, Health and Cultivating Communities

Chocolate Oaxaca

Chocolate is not just a dessert in Oaxaca. Here is our updated insider’s guide for drinking, eating and buying cacao products. History Chocolate comes from the beans of the cacao tree that grows in tropical climates. The word cacao has been traced to the Olmec. The Maya continued the use and introduced this to the …

Bananas

Bananas and plantains together are the world’s fourth most important food crop, following rice, wheat, and corn. They are grown in every humid tropical region are cultivated every day of the year. There are hundreds of varieties ranging in color from yellow to green to dark red. The plantain is considered a vegetable, while others …

Recipes

Photo: Recipe Box (Prisma Filter) Recipe = Set of instructions for preparing a particular dish, including a list of the ingredients required. Planeta.com is digging into our recipe box, republishing some of the earliest features from our site. Questions What is the best way to scan and save recipes? = ¿Cuál es la mejor manera …

Suspended: International Streetfood Congress = Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle #ComerEnLaCalle

Suspended. International Streetfood Congress = Congreso Internacional Comer En La Calle If there are new dates, we will share them on this page. Key Links http://comerenlacalle.org http://comerenlacalle.org/home-en/ #ComerEnLaCalle (Facebook) #ComerEnLaCalle (Twitter) Instagram Questions How can Planeta.com assist/document the event? Wiki Mexico city events Planeta.com Mexico City Food, Health and Cultivating Communities In praise of street food

Milpa

Global Lingo As part of our series of global vocabulary, we would like to start a cheer for the milpa. Social Web Challenge Post a photo of a milpa online Facebook. = Publica una foto de una milpa en línea de Facebook. Translate milpa in another language. = Translate milpa in another language. Tag a …

Vegan

Buzzwords Vegan = using or containing no animal products Elsewhere on the Web Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose. – Vegan Society Questions How is a vegan diet different …