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Bananas are harvested by using a curved knife and leaving 6 to 9 inches of the stalk. The bananas are ready to harvest when they are light green in color.
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Melody Dawn has been writing since 2004. Her work has appeared in the "Gainesville Times," "Player's Press" and USA Today. Her writing focuses on gardening, home improvement, travel, sports, business, parenting and education. Dawn holds a Master of Business and is working on a Master of Journalism.