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Bring on the breadfruit – Taking action to feed ourselves

Tunapuna Boys’ RC teacher Lisa Dick took a breadfruit plant for the school.

Story by Lara Pickford-Gordon, lpgordon.camsel@rcpos.org Photos: Raymond Syms

A group of citizens has partnered with the Catholic Education Board of Management (CEBM) to distribute 1,000 breadfruit plants to ease hunger in society through “feeding ourselves”.

Gregory Reece of Made in TT said benefactors of the group decided to help the country given the high food-import bill and the inability of persons to afford daily eating. He also noted the increased number of people entering the country.

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