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The appeal of peel

Ready meal for ruminants
  • Health hazard
  • Slum food
  • Waste not want not
  • In the mix
  • Making 'green' fuel
  • Great balls of fire
  • Ready meal for ruminants
  • Tasty waste

Ready meal for ruminants

A calf is fed on discarded, dried banana peels. The peels are being used and sold by urban farmers in the slums of Kampala as a tasty supplement to commercial animal feed.

picture credit: Pius Sawa



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