North Colorado has a warm, dry climate all year round and is known as the Banana Belt
The EU Banana Support Program (BSP) will focus on three critical areas: (1) a Nematode Control Programme to reduce the use of nematicides; (2) Rehab of aged and diseased plantations and crop timing with the introduction of Tissue Culture Plants (Meristem Plants); (3) A Rural Development Component that will include Social Community-based sub-projects in the Banana Belt
such as water and sanitation, health, social infrastructure, education, social services.
We've been riding for a few hours, and this is the focal point of today's 45-mile training ride: hammering on some hills as they prepare for the upcoming Banana Belt
They are most commonly eaten in the zone known as the banana belt
, which includes
It's probably 10[degrees] to 15[degrees] warmer up there," says Karle, who calls this section of the park "the Banana Belt
While our main crop canning tomatoes are a paste variety such as Roma, there is always an excess of "eating" tomatoes (or at least there were when we lived down in the Banana Belt