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Trees in the Bahamas!

Trees in the Bahamas!

This past week we sent 1000 trees to the Bahamas! Our tree grower Karin Bolczyk flew the trees from California to Nassau on October 12th. Karin Bolczyk with Sidney Carroll, owner of plant nursery in California They arrived at the airport to many volunteers ready to...

Hardcover book available now!

Hardcover book available now!

This past week we put our first hardcover book on the market. Breadfruit Stories: A tree's journey from Tahiti to the West Indies, 1760s to 1840s, authored by Michael Morrissey and published by TTFF, is now available on Amazon! When you buy a copy on Amazon, Trees...

TTFF actions during the Haiti earthquake

TTFF actions during the Haiti earthquake

JEREMIE, HAITI- During the Haiti earthquake which hit SW Haiti on August 14th, many people were left without a home and without food. We were able to work with a local bakery in Jérémie, Jérémie breadfruit flour & nursery (JBFN), to provide emergency funds to...

Our Very Latest Annual Report

Our Very Latest Annual Report

Hot off the press, here is our very latest annual report!  We actually had a pretty good year, despite the difficulties with COVID. For 2020 our theme was Collaboration. We have stories about the groups that have supported us, and the groups that we have supported. ...

Breadfruit Trees to The Bahamas

Breadfruit Trees to The Bahamas

In 2019 Hurricane Dorian smashed through the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama. Devastation was horrific. Thousands of large trees were toppled, not to mention houses damaged and lives lost. The Ministry of Agriculture in The Bahamas asked for help importing and...

Breadfruit is going big! (We told you so!)

Breadfruit is going big! (We told you so!)

Congratulations to Patagonia Provisions, who today launched their line of breadfruit crackers!  This promises to be a great product, already available online. In fact TTFF has already placed an online order (maybe we're the first?)! Watch their video about breadfruit...

Could breadfruit be the next superfood?

Could breadfruit be the next superfood?

As we've been saying for years ... yes!  Researchers in Canada have put the details together in an interesting article recently published by the University of British Columbia. We at Trees That Feed Foundation have been promoting breadfruit for its nutrition, taste,...

Working through COVID to serve the Bahamas

Working through COVID to serve the Bahamas

Ken Banks, Phd, PE, has been a TTFF hero and volunteer since 2015.   He initially discovered Trees That Feed Foundation online, and because of his familiarity with breadfruit, was interested in helping.  Living in Florida, Ken has become instrumental in transporting...

A Jamaican Success Story … Oliver Wills

A Jamaican Success Story … Oliver Wills

Breadfruit is becoming famous. This story is about one gentleman who is making it happen! Currently the main markets for fresh breadfruit in North America are ethnic grocery stores in Florida, New York, Chicago and Toronto.  Usually the fruit are not at peak quality...