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How much of dropped fruit is wasted? How much could be consumed, ideally?

I have a small coffee farm, and I occasionally employ someone to pick the coffee. At commodity prices, it is hardly even economically sustainable to pick the coffee from the plant, much less get ...
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How much of dropped fruit is wasted? How much could be consumed, ideally?

I live in an apple growing area. A viable farm has a lot of trees, so they use migrant labour to pick apples. You have to pay the labour more money than you get for the bruised fruit (it goes to the ...
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How much of dropped fruit is wasted? How much could be consumed, ideally?

Only in family. Dropped fruit. From the tree the goats or pigs will eat. Early fruit with worms or such. Picking time the fruit is picked with long poles With a small bucket & rake on it. It is ...
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