Strange Fruit: Facts about Bananas and Belize - The Belize Forums | Belize in Social Media | Scoop.it

Nice post in the Belize Forums about bananas abd Belize...mostly about bananas.

 

"...Banana production began in Belize (then British Honduras) in the late 19th century, but the industry was nearly put out of business in the 1920s and 1930s due to Panama disease and Cercospora leaf blight. The citrus industry in Stann Creek District grew out of the problems of the banana industry in Belize..."