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The appeal of peel

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

Tasty waste

Once dried, some of the peels are milled, put into sacks and sold. Banana peel feeds are proving popular with local livestock keepers because they are cheaper than other commercially-produced feeds.

picture credit: Pius Sawa



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