How to use Bananas in a sentence
Very little attention has thus far been given to the cultivation of fruit for exportation, the exceptions being bananas for the Argentine and Uruguayan markets, and oranges and pineapples for European markets.
As regards crops, 47% of the cultivated area was given over to sugar, 11% to sweet potatoes, 9% to tobacco and almost 9% to bananas.
Among the many tropical fruits found here are bananas, guavas, mangoes, cashews, breadfruit, aguacates, papayas, zapotes, granadillas, oranges, lemons and limes.
FruitFruit-growing is general all over France, which, apart from bananas and pine-apples, produces in the open air all the ordinary species of fruit which its inhabitants consume.
This district, including the finest land, is on the southern slope of the Organ Mountains between the Honda river and Mantua; bananas are cultivated with the tobacco.Advertisement
Coco-nuts, cacao, bananas, mangoes and other tropical fruits are produced in profusion, but the production of foodstuffs (beans, Indian corn, mandioca, &c.) is not sufficient for local consumption.
In the vegetable kingdom glucose occurs, always in admixture with fructose, in many fruits, especially grapes, cherries, bananas, &c.; and in combination, generally with phenols and aldehydes belonging to the aromatic series, it forms an extensive class of compounds termed glucosides.
Cotton, sugar-cane and bananas are cultivated in the neighbourhood.
This industry declined in the later years of the 19th century, and was supplanted by the cultivation of sugar-cane, and afterwards of bananas, tomatoes, potatoes and onions.
There is little agriculture, though the soil is rich and fertile; bananas (occupying about one-half the area under cultivation and grown especially in the north-west), coffee (also grown especially on the Costa Rican border in Chiriqui province), cacao (growing wild in Bocas del Toro province), tobacco, and cereals are the largest crops.Advertisement
Enough of the rocky surface is covered with a thin coating of soil to enable the natives to grow yams, taro, bananas, &c., for their support; cotton thrives well, and has even been exported in small quantities, but there is no space available for its cultivation on any considerable scale.
Other agricultural products are sweet potatoes, cassava (manioc), yuca, yams, white potatoes, maguey, okra, peanuts, pease, all the vegetables of the hot and temperate climates, oranges, lemons, limes, bananas, plantains, figs, grapes, coco-nuts, pine-apples, strawberries, plums, guavas, breadfruit, mangoes and many others.
Were large markets available, other fruits such as oranges, lemons, limes and bananas would undoubtedly be extensively cultivated.
The soil, though thin, is, as in other limestone islands, very rich, and coco-nuts, tara, yams and bananas thrive.
The exports are mahogany, rosewood, cedar, logwood and other cabinet-woods and dye-woods, with cocoanuts, sugar, sarsaparilla, tortoiseshell, deerskins, turtles and fruit, especially bananas.Advertisement
Coco-palms and mango trees have been planted in great numbers, and also many varieties of bananas.
The cultivated products include coffee, the Coco-nut palm, tobacco, sugar-cane, cotton, vanilla, sorghum, earthnuts, sesame, maize, rice, beans, peas, bananas (in large quantities), yams, manioc and hemp. Animal products are ivory, hides, tortoiseshell and pearls.
The natives cultivate maize, plantains, bananas, pineapples, limes, pepper, cotton, &c., and live easily on the products of their gardens, with occasional help from fishing and hunting.
There is a governing body chosen from among the islanders, the constitution of which has been altered more than once owing to internal jealousies, &c. The island produces sweet potatoes, yams, melons, bananas and other fruits, arrowroot and coffee.
Bananas are grown over a large and increasing area; rice, maize, barley, potatoes and beans are cultivated to some extent in the interior; cocoa, vanilla, sugar-cane, cotton and indigo are products of the warm coast-lands, but are hardly raised in sufficient quantities to meet the local demand.Advertisement
The exports, which comprise coffee, bananas, cocoa, cabinet-woods and dye-woods, with hides and skins, mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell and gold, were officially valued at £1,398,000 in 1904; and in the same year the imports, including foodstuffs, dry goods and hardware, were valued at £1,229,000.
Over £1,250,000 worth of the exports consisted of coffee and bananas, and these commodities were of almost equal value.
Maize, beans and bananas, varied occasionally with dried meat and fresh pork, form their staple diet; drunkenness is common on pay-days and festivals, when large quantities of a fiery brandy called chicha are consumed.
Sugar, bananas, tobacco and cocoa are also cultivated; but much of the sugar and bananas, most of the cocoa, and all the tobacco are consumed in the country.
The cultivation of bananas tends to increase, though more slowly than in other Central American countries.Advertisement
Coco-nuts, pine-apples and bananas, with some cocoa and coffee, are cultivated on small areas.
A few bananas and (especially from Oahu) pineapples of fine quality are exported; since 1901 the canning of 3 The entomological department of the Hawaii Experiment Station undertakes " mosquito control," and in 1905-1906 imported top-minnows (Poeciliidae) to destroy mosquito larvae.
Under taboo as late as 1819 women were to be put to death if they ate bananas, cocoa-nuts, pork, turtles or certain fish.
The natives grow several kinds of bananas, yams and batatas, maize, pea-nuts, sugar-cane, sorghum and pepper.
Of fruits, dates, pomegranates, citrons and bananas abound in certain areas.
The best-known fruits, besides dates and grapes, are figs, sycamore-figs and pomegranates, apricots and peaches, oranges and citrons, lemons and limes, bananas, which are believed to be of the fruits of Paradise (being always in season), different kinds of melons (including some of aromatic flavour, and the refreshing water-melon), mulberries, Indian figs or prickly pears, the fruit of the lotus and olives.
Formerly the island appears to have been wooded, but it now presents only a few bushes (Edwardsia, Broussonetia, &c.), ferns, grasses, sedges, &c. The natives grow bananas in the shelter of artificial pits, also sugar-canes and sweet potatoes, and keep a few goats and a large stock of domestic fowls, and a Tahitian commercial house breeds cattle and sheep on the island.
Bananas are the most important crop. Other fruits grown in smaller quantities include oranges, figs, dates, pineapples, guavas, custard-apples and prickly pears.
Bananas, tomatoes, potatoes, sugar and wine are exported.
Besides these are grown melons, mulberries, bananas, apricots, quinces, walnuts, lemons and citron.
Many tropical fruits grow wild but their quality is often inferior; those cultivated most extensively are mangoes and bananas.
On the Caribbean coast bananas are cultivated and largely exported to the United States.
The principal exports are (in order of value) coffee, bananas, gold, rubber, cattle and hides, dye-woods and cabinet woods.
They do much harm to plantations of sugar-cane and bananas.
Balayan has a healthful climate, and is in the midst of a fertile district (with a volcanic soil), which produces rice, cane-sugar, cacao, coffee, pepper, cotton, Indian corn, fruit (oranges, bananas, mangoes, &c.) and native dyes.
There are many coco-nut palms, bread-fruit trees (Artocarpus incisa), various kinds of bananas, yams and taro, and pandanus, of which the natives eat the seeds.
They grew bananas, manioc, the sweet potato, the sugarcane, maize, sorghum, rice, millet, eleusine and other fruits and vegetables, as well as tobacco, but the constant state of fear in which they lived, either of their neighbours or of the Arabs, offered small inducement to industry.
Indian corn, cattle products, coco-nuts and bananas; and is the centre of the banana trade with the United States.
Bananas, yams, &c., were also largely cultivated, and there was considerable trade in coco-nut oil, timber, fish and fish oil and tortoise-shell, whaling being carried on, chiefly by Americans and French, in the neighbouring seas.
The tropical productions of the lower plains include, among others, many of the leading products of the world, such as cacao, cotton, sugar, rice, tobacco, and bananas, with others destined wholly for home consumption, as yams, cassava and arracacha.
Its development is due to the efforts of an American fruit-importing company, which purchased lands in the vicinity of Santa Marta for the production of bananas and taught the natives that the industry could be made profitable.
The imports include wheat flour, rice, barley, prepared foods, sugar, coal, kerosene, beer, wines and liquors, railway equipment, machinery and general hardware, fence wire, cotton and other textiles, drugs, lumber, cement, paper, &c., while the exports comprise coffee, bananas, hides and skins, tobacco, precious metals, rubber, cabinet woods, divi-divi, dye-woods, vegetable ivory, Panama hats, orchids, vanilla, &c.
The middle veld is suitable for grain crops as well as bananas, sugar, coffee, tea and other semi-tropical produce.
There are valuable vegetable dye-stuffs, medicinal plants (especially sarsaparilla, copaiba and ipecacuanha), cabinet and building timber (mahogany, &c.), india-rubber, tropical fruits (especially bananas), and various palms; fish are economically important - the name Panama is said to have meant in an Indian dialect " rich in fish " - and on the Pacific coast, oysters and pearl " oysters " (Meleagrina californica) - the headquarters of the pearl fishery is the city of San Miguel on the largest of the Pearl Islands, and Coiba Island.
In 1908 the country's imports were valued at $7,806,811 (vegetable products, $1,879,297; agricultural products, $1,258,900; textiles, $1,187,802; mineral products, $788,069; and wines and liquors, $675,703; the textiles mainly from Great Britain, all other imports largely from the United States); and the exports were valued at $1,757,135 (including vegetable products, mostly bananas, $ 1, 539,395, animal products, $135,207, and mineral products, $79,620), of which $1,587,217 was the value of goods shipped to the United States, $113,038 of goods to Great Britain, and $34,495 to Germany.
Besides bananas the largest exports are hides, rubber, coco-nuts, limes, native curios and quaqua bark.
Of fruit trees, besides the cocoanut, there may be mentioned the many varieties of the bread-fruit, of bananas and plantains, of sugar-cane and of lemon; the wi (Spondias dulcis), the kavika (Eugenia malaccensis), the ivi or Tahitian chestnut (Inocarpus edulis), the pine-apple and others introduced in modern times.
The fruits chiefly exported are bananas and pineapples.
The vegetable products comprise bananas, bread-fruit, yams, plantains, wild cotton, bamboos, sugar-cane, coco-nut and dwarf palms, and several kinds of timber trees.
Puddings are easy too - foil wrap peeled bananas with a little syrup.
Try adding chopped bananas, apples, or other fruits to breakfast cereals.
They are a good partner for lightly fried bananas and passion fruit.
Banana wars The US brought an action in the WTO against the EU because of its favorable quotas for Caribbean banana wars The US brought an action in the WTO against the EU because of its favorable quotas for Caribbean bananas.
It's so simple - just buy delicious bananas, juice, tea or any product with the Fairtrade Mark.
Serve with rice, mango chutney, boiled green bananas, fresh red pepper, sliced onions and tomato salad.
Dressed in yellow (banana skins) and carrying large inflatable bananas they added a splash of color to the annual carnival procession.
It's not like buying a bunch of bananas - there ' s a hell of a lot to get through.
Exotic and jungle plants including cannas, gingers, bananas, tree ferns, palms, bamboos and aroids.
Surely we in the West have not become so decadent that we could not live without bananas?
Slice bananas and squeeze lemon juice over them, toss to ensure they are coated.
He would have had 55000 morons doing ape impressions every week whilst throwing bananas at him.
Place the bananas in the melted butter, and sprinkle the nutmeg on top.
In the experiment with catechol oxidase from bananas, why is sand used to extract the enzyme?
Many mature trees including plums, bananas and olives.
We've decided to leave rat poison out instead of bananas in future.
Being terribly polite about it he offered, ' well, I have one of my own songs or a song about bananas ' .
By 1930 Honduras had become the world's leading producer of the fruit, accounting for one-third of the world's supply of bananas.
He'd been putting green pullovers on to bananas And sold them to children as gerkins.
Arrange these and the bananas alternately in a glass dish, then put in a layer of broken ratafias and macaroons.
Cut each pineapple slice into quarters and cut the bananas into thick slices on the diagonal.
Have not been able to find a single tarantula, tho, not even among the bananas.
Aren't just bananas she shares her pristine wilderness five years ago.
There is a revenue of about L21,000 annually derived chiefly from a poll-tax, leases and customs. The principal exports are copra, bananas, oranges and fungus, and the annual values of exports and imports are £80,000 and 70,000 respectively on an average, though both fluctuate considerably.
Towering eucalyptus, graceful pepper trees, tropic palms, rubber trees, giant bananas, yuccas and a wonderful growth of roses, heliotrope, calla lilies in hedges, orange trees, jasmine, giant geraniums and other flowers beautify the city throughout the year.
Yams, several kinds of sweet potatoes, melons, pumpkins, cucumbers, pineapples, bananas and mangosteens are cultivated, as also are a large number of other fruits.
I was very fond of bananas, and one night I dreamed that I found a long string of them in the dining-room, near the cupboard, all peeled and deliciously ripe, and all I had to do was to stand under the string and eat as long as I could eat.
He 'd been putting green pullovers on to bananas And sold them to children as gerkins.
You could say the same of a bunch of bananas, or a renaissance painting or a bag of sand.
There will also be free milk and bananas for toddling children to enjoy after the walk.
We chewed on last season 's dates and miniature unripe bananas.
We know how warm the bathwater should be and how cool to serve the mashed bananas.
Don't think that you need to force him to eat prunes when he loves bananas.
Along with cereal, you can also begin introducing solid foods like applesauce, bananas, and pears.
Strawberry Daiquiris are very common, but you can also make them with raspberries, bananas and peaches, among other fruits.
Bananas make a surprisingly big difference in your hung-over day.
Foods like bananas, carrots, and fish that are high in iodine are also natural ways to stop gray hair.
For example, while mashed bananas and applesauce are viable egg substitutes, you wouldn't want to use them in a casserole or other savory dish.
Great examples include bananas, grapes, pears, apples, and fresh berries.
Have a bowl of cold cereal with almond milk and sliced bananas on top.
Berries, bananas, apples, carrots and beets all make sweet, nutritious juice ingredients, but think outside the box with tropical fruits and unexpected veggies.
Tween girls and boys have literally gone bananas for Hannah.
For his part, Sheen claims that she went bananas on him and he was trying to fend her off; his wife has since recanted her story, saying the whole thing happened because she was drunk.
Some fruits and vegetables seem to not retain pesticide residue, such as papaya, asparagus, bananas, avocados, broccoli, sweet corn, cauliflower, kiwi, onions, mangoes, pineapples and sweet peas.
For items that are not available or grown locally, like bananas or kiwi, try stores such as Whole Foods and Sunflower.
Backpackers and hiking enthusiasts often shop at Wilderness Dining, which offers tried and true favorites such as dried strawberries, apples, bananas, papaya and pomegranate.
Eliminate foods that product mucus including dairy and fruits like bananas for a period of two weeks.
Choose from 13 different characters and drive around on 32 varied tracks as you drop bananas, throw turtle shells, and power boost your way around corners.
Notes that can be detected in this wine range from apples and pears to roses, walnuts and bananas.
This wine has an aroma like wildflowers and honey and an aftertaste of fresh apples and bananas.
This diet limits food intake to bananas, rice, applesauce, and toast.
Folic acid is found in leafy green vegetables, beans, peas and lentils, liver, beets, brussel sprouts, poultry, nutritional yeast, tuna, wheat germ, mushrooms, oranges, asparagus, broccoli, spinach, bananas, strawberries, and cantaloupes.
A child with a latex allergy may also have allergies to kiwi fruit, passion fruit, papayas, bananas, avocados, figs, peaches, nectarines, plums, tomatoes, celery, and chestnuts.
One example is the BRAT diet of bananas, rice, applesauce, and toast, all of which are easy to digest.
Oats, lentils, soybeans, peas, bananas, carrots, salmon, sardines, mushrooms, walnuts, and brown rice are all good sources of biotin, which can help prevent hair loss.
Imagine experiencing the scent of bananas or another exotic scent when you scratch one of the three triangular patches.
When available, these mammals eat bananas, eggs, fish, oranges and honey, although bamboo is the main staple in their diet.
Low amounts of Vitamin K can be found in tomatoes, blueberries, apricots, sweet potatoes, egg yolks, tofu, navy beans, cantaloupe, peaches, grapes, apples, bananas, carrots, and oats.
Add blueberries and bananas to morning cereal or enjoy a slice of cantaloupe for breakfast, include celery sticks with a healthy lunch, and enjoy a leafy green side salad with dinner to spread out Vitamin K in a varied menu.
You can get biotin from a number of food sources including liver, eggs, cauliflower, and bananas.
Keep a bowl of whole fruit such as apples, bananas, and pears on a bowl on your table within your child's reach.
These sandwiches should be served and eaten shortly after preparation so that bananas do not turn brown.
Grocery stores in your area may also have cereal coupons in their fliers, including coupons for a gift with purchase, such as getting free bananas or free milk when you buy two boxes of Kellogg's cereal.
Cut bananas that are too ripe into chunks, then freeze them in a plastic storage container.
When bananas get too ripe to eat, peel them and cut into small chunks.
As the world of amigurumi has expanded from crocheted animals to food and other household items, it's not surprising that there are now patterns to crochet amigurumi bananas.
Crocheted bananas can be realistic or whimsical.
Although it's possible to crochet a somewhat realistic banana, most amigurumi bananas have distinct personalities.
The only decisions you have to make are how many bananas to eat on banana day, or what type of fruit to eat on day one.
One day of the diet is comprised of the soup, bananas and skim milk only.
The only fruit off-limits on day one is bananas.
Day four consists of eating bananas and drinking skim milk.
Eat as many as eight bananas, and drink as much skim milk as you would like.
Applesauce, mashed bananas or any other pureed fruits add moisture and can be used to replace at least half of the oil.
Potatoes have a GI of about 95, bananas have a GI of about 65, green grapes have a GI of about 45, and an avocado has a GI of about 10.
Some fruits that are high in sugar, such as bananas and pineapple, as well as starches like potatoes and beets, are also off the list of acceptable foods.
Enjoy lots of low-fat dairy, broccoli and other sources of calcium, pumpkin seeds, Brazil nuts or bran cereal for magnesium, and bananas, sweet potatoes and tomato paste for potassium.
Watch your choice of fruits as well, because fruits like bananas have almost twice the carbs of oranges.
Day One-Eat all of the fruit you want (no bananas, however), and eat at least two bowls of soup.
Day Four-On this day you can eat as many bananas and drink as many glasses of skim milk as you like.
Although Atkins and other low carb diets limit fruit and vegetable intake, very few people actually became overweight from eating too many carrots or bananas.
That means if you live in Illinois, you won't be eating bananas.
Mash ripe bananas and place them in a freezer-safe container, then freeze for several hours; the result has a taste and texture similar to ice cream.
Tangy and sweet berries such as strawberries, blueberries and raspberries are good choices, as are sliced bananas.
Although bananas are a popular ingredient in smoothies, you should avoid them if you are on a low carb diet.
Starches can include foods such as cereal, potatoes, bananas, grapes, pumpkins, and beer.
For instance, the first day allows you to eat all the fruit you would like (except for bananas), soup and unsweetened beverages.
Day three is a blend of fruit, vegetables and soup; day four is a mix of bananas, skim milk and soup.
Bananas, apples and coconut should also be removed from your low fat diet.
Fans of MTV's popular reality TV show Real World/Road Rules Challenge delight in watching Johnny Bananas and the way he does not pull a punch.
Luckily for fans of Johnny Bananas, he is featured on more than one Real World/Road Rules Challenge, most recently The Ruins, where he led a group of cut-throat Champions to the end.
According to some theories, mosquitoes love bananas.
If you're headed out for the day, avoid eating bananas.
Menu options include a choice of varying chocolate fondues, such as bananas foster white chocolate, flaming turtle milk chocolate and raspberry infusion dark chocolate.
Dessert fondues include caramel, peanut butter and dark chocolate and are served with bananas, apples, strawberries, oranges, pound cake, chocolate wafers and marshmallows.
Dessert is where the menu really shines, as you can choose among house specialty fondues such as bananas foster or cookies and cream dream.
The chief product of the islands are bananas; the chief export sandal-wood.
Australia produces abundant quantities and nearly all varieties of fruits; but the kinds exported are chiefly oranges, pineapples, bananas and apples.
In the vicinity of Cairns are extensive sugar plantations, with sugar mills and refineries; the culture of coffee and tobacco has rapidly extended; bananas, pine-apples and other fruits are exported in considerable quantities and there is a large industry in cedar.
Fruits normally form the principal crop; the total value for 1907-8 of the fruit crops of the state (including oranges, lemons, limes, grape-fruit, bananas, guavas, pears, peaches, grapes, figs, pecans, &c.) was $6,160,299, according to the report of the State Department of Agriculture.
Bananas are grown particularly in the region about Nipe, Gibara and Baracoa, whence they are exported in large quantities, though there is a tendency to lessen their culture in these parts in favour of sugar.
Oranges are often plentiful, also pine-apples, guavas, custard-apples, mangoes and bananas.
The vegetable products of Guatemala include coffee, cocoa, sugar-cane, bananas, oranges, vanilla, aloes, agave, ipecacuanha, castor-oil, sarsaparilla, cinchona, tobacco, indigo and the wax-plant (111yrica cerifera).
Of other agricultural crops those of fruits are of greatest importance - bananas (which are planted about once in three years), pine-apples (planted about once in five years), coco-nuts, oranges, &c. The coco-nut industry has long been largely confined to the region about Baracoa, owing to the ruin of the trees elsewhere by a disease not yet thoroughly understood, which, appearing finally near Baracoa, threatened by 1908 to destroy the industry there as well.