Reforestation of the Atlantic Forest in Brazil - Serra da Beleza
Agro-Restoration Project in partnership with EMATER - Rio - official environmental agency for the state of Rio de Janeiro
Preparing the marsh area prior to planting the Silver Bananas - Banana Prata (Musa SP)
The Bananeiral with flowering Quaresmeiras
Alair our farm hand under one of our bananeiras.
The original Banana saplings were two years old on arrival, they are now three years old. In two years time we will be able to start harvesting the bananas .
The banana plantation
Bananas in the marshes
Alair tendering the banana plantation.
Guinho tendering the banana plantation; a sapling of Açai palm in the foreground.
Our first banana crop from the planting in July 2019.
Our first banana crop in 2020.
Updated April 2022
The Bananeiral through the Years