Fun with fruit

We can now choose some Fairtrade fruit products-and help more families in other parts of the world to have a better and healthier life.

Fairtrade fruit is now grown in several different countries of the world. Use a map of the world and see if you can fill in the missing letters. There are 40 missing words. Some words are used more than once.

(Many of these fruits or the products made from them can be bought in supermarkets. Traidcraft is one of several Fairtrade companies which makes fruit products from the fresh fruit.)

1. Many Fairtrade b.......... .. come from the D................ R................ , an island in the Caribbean Sea.

2. Some of these also come from G............. in West Africa.

3. Fairtrade gr......... and o........... are grown in the Orange River region of the country of S............ A..............

4. Fairtrade gr.......... Are also grown in C............. in South America.

5. Fairtrade m...............s come from B.............. F............ in West Africa.

6. Some Fairtrade p................. come from the sub-continent of I............ .

7. Which four of these fruits are found in the Traidcraft Tropical Fruit Juice?................... .................. ........................ ....................

8. Which fruit is used for making white wine? (State the colour of the fruit)..................... .................... .

9. When we dry the fruit we get s................... .(These are found in the four varieties of Traidcraft Muesli.)

10. The Tropical Muesli variety also contains b............. and p.....................

11. Another Traidcraft Muesli contains the popular fruit, a...............t .

12. This fruit is grown in P..k.......... .

13. Which fruit is used for making red wine? (State the colour of the fruit). b................ ............... .

14. When we dry this fruit we get r.................. which are also found in Traidcraft M............. .

15. The last fruit is found in all the Traidcraft cereal bars. These are called G................... . (They can be bought in supermarkets in packets of six.)

16. There are three varieties of G...............; cranberry, a............... and chocolate.

17. Many people enjoy Traidcraft Muesli for breakfast. There is now another Fairtrade fruit product which we may have (on toast) for breakfast. This is m..................... .

18. Name the main fruit in this product: ................

NB There are also Traidcraft Orange and Apple juices sold in 500 cl and 200 cl cartons in supermarkets. (The 200 cl cartons come with a straw.)

Fruit is good for us because it contains v................... which help us to keep healthy. Growing Fairtrade fruit is good for the growers because it helps them to have a healthier and better lifestyle in four main ways. Can you think of four ways in which the growers may benefit from Fairtrade?


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