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Could This Tree Be An Eco-Friendly Way To Wean Indonesian Farmers Off Palm Oil?

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Could This Tree Be An Eco-Friendly Way To Wean Indonesian Farmers Off Palm Oil?

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A few times a month, Marhana leaves the village of Krui in southern Sumatra and journeys deep into the woods. Then she finds a tree, lined with triangular holes, each hole dripping with crystalized sap. Marhana (like many Indonesians, she uses only a first name) takes a woven rattan rope and lassos …

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