Aloe vera on the rise

Aloe Vera Plantation
Aloe vera plantation

You’ve likely seen bottles of it on the grocery shelf between the $$$ pomegranate juice and coconut water. In fact, you probably have a specimen potted on the shelf above your kitchen sink. Aloe vera, both a staid home remedy and a flashy cure-all phenomenon, is now debuting in some South American beverages. And, of course, that means it is becoming an increasingly important crop in the region. Continue reading “Aloe vera on the rise”