Costa Rican papayas woo Canadian consumers
Costa Rica’s extraordinary soils guarantee excellent quality fruits. An example of this is the Pococí papaya, a Costa Rican variety that is mainly exported to Canada. "It is a variety grown only in Costa Rica.
“It is grown all year round. Canadian customers believe it is the best papaya," affirms Anabelle Solano, owner of Eicsa, which has been exporting Pococí papayas to the Canadian market since 2007.
Source: Fresh Plaza