The palm tree offers many products such as:
Palm Wine (Emu in Yoruba language) – the delicious juice of the palm tree used in celebratory occasions and many traditional ceremonies across Yorubaland.
Palm Oil – Palm oil is used in a range of food and cosmetic products. Some of the foods in which it is used include bread, margarine, vegan cheese, ice cream and crisps. It is a natural source of vitamins A, C and E, which possess antioxidant properties.
Palm oil is also used in cooking as an alternative to other vegetable oils.