Products from the Rainforest

More than 2,000 plants that we can eat grow in the rainforest.
A few of the rainforest foods that are used everyday by people are.......

COFFEE - CORN - RICE - GINGER - CHOCOLATE - BANANAS - BEANS - MANGOS - ALLSPICE - CHEWING GUM - LEMONS - SWEET POTATOES - SUGAR - NUTMEG - VANILLA - TAPIOCA - AVOCADOS - COCONUT - CINNAMON - TEA - PINEAPPLES - ORANGES - CASHEW NUTS . . . . .

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Plants are used by the people of the rainforest in a lot of different ways. They eat rainforest fruits and vegetables.

People who live in the rainforest build their homes out of trees, vines, and leaves.

Many plants in the forest are being used to cure diseases. The native tribes in the rainforest have used the plants and animals for medicine for thousands of years.

Scientists believe that many other plants are waiting to be discovered and used for illnesses such as cancer.

Products From the Rainforest.....
What would we do without them?

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