Category Archives: Breadfruit

TIME for Breadfruit

We are excited to see breadfruit highlighted in TIME this week!Check out the article here, if you haven’t already. Josh Schonwald introduces readers to three superfoods, largely unknown in the U.S., that may just become the next big thing. Breadfruit, … Continue reading

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Breadfruit Boost for Schools

Trees That Feed Foundation isexcited to announce the launch of our school-feeding program, Trees That Feed in Schools, an initiative built in partnership with the Jamaican Government and Rotary! The program kicked off last Friday at Ocho Rios High School … Continue reading

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Miracle Fruit

We love Good Magazine’s recent article about breadfruit, “Can a Miracle Fruit Overcome its Unsavory Reputation?” by Mark Hay. While the TTFF network will most likely agree that breadfruit’s reputation is anything but unsavory (especially if you have sampled Mary … Continue reading

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Superman, Wonder Woman. . .and Breadfruit?

July 1st, 2014. According to the Huffington Post, “Watch out folks, there’s a new wonder food in town, and it promises to make a big difference to the world.” Breadfruit has picked up a lot of media traction this week, and it … Continue reading

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Back to School with Breadfruit

July 21st, 2014. Although we are still in July, the next school year will be here before we know it! With the start of the new academic year around the corner, TTFF continues to focus on providing sustainable food sources to … Continue reading

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Reducing post-harvest waste

Feeding Development, hosted by Devex,recently posted an article that poses the question of whether or not we can double net food availability to meet food needs by 2050and still have a living planet. “Most experts predict that the global population … Continue reading

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Need ideas for dinner?

NewScientist recently got in touch with TTFF for breadfruit recipes that we could share with readers. We are thrilled to see them printed in NewScientist’s recent article,Recipes for an unexpected tropical wonder food. Try out the recipes in your own … Continue reading

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Breadfruit demand on the rise

Another article stating that breadfruit demandcontinues to be on the rise: “The CEO of a Fiji company exporting breadfruit to New Zealand says demand is increasing and Pacific businesses need to grow to meet the demand. Michael Finau Brown was … Continue reading

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1,000 More Trees to Haiti

June 9th, 2014. Mike and I recently returned from TTFF’s trip to Haiti. We visited communities throughout the Haiti that have received trees from our organization. We went to Three Angels‘ nursery in Port-Au-Prince and saw the first fruit on TTFF … Continue reading

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Checking in with Randi and Afia

June 25th, 2014. Randi and Afia, two graduate students from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs, are in their third week of their TTFF summer fieldwork project in Jamaica. They continue to travel throughout the country,meeting with farmers, … Continue reading

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