OKRA is on the rise!

The 2018-2019 Innovation Report

Published: Oct 10, 2018

• Between 2011 and 2036 nearly half of Canada’s immigrants are estimated to hail from China and South Asia – and okra is one of the top two vegetables that figure prominently in the diets of this region.

• Between 1978 and 2016, annual Canadian okra consumption increased from almost zero to approximately 0.38 pounds per person.

• Projections of current trends estimate that okra consumption is expected to grow by 68.2%.

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