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On the prejudice against coconut in the land of Ecuadorian “encocados” (coconut stews)

In an era of trendy diets and “superfoods” from around the world, it is hard to believe that those foods could be inaccessible or even rejected by the people who live near or grow them. Here is a summary of … Seguir leyendo

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Devuélveme el coco / Give me back that coconut! Says Cuban music legend, Benny Moré…

In this classic from the 1940’s, “el bárbaro del ritmo” (the wildman of rhythm), Cuban music legend Benny Moré demands: “¡Devuélveme el coco!”  GIVE ME BACK THAT COCONUT! That’s what we are onto with our Indiegogo #cocofilm project campaign: lets … Seguir leyendo

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Support our film: Coconut and health in Ecuador at Indiegogo

Our indiegogo crowdfunding campaign is almost ready to be launched! Over the past two years I have been researching and learning about the traditional uses and health benefits of coconut which is a traditional food of Esmeraldas, a province of … Seguir leyendo

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