Peanut is historic and remains the symbol of Senegalese agriculture The peanut is a legume, annual plant with yellow flowers 20 to 90 cm high. The plant can resist drought and heat but it needs a well-drained soil.
Baobab fruit , simply called " baobab " in English , is called " monkey bread " in French because it would be too acid for men and apes. It is surrounded by a hard shell that can measure up to 30 centimeters long.
Mango is a fruit of from the mango tree, large tropical tree in the family of Anacardiaceous. The dried mango is a delight and is prevalent in Asian countries where it is used in many dishes. Mangoes can be consumed as an aperitif. It is also a good appetite suppressant and also can be rehydrated for use in pastry with white cheese.
Sesame ( Sesamumindicum ) is a plant of the family of an agricultural product Pedaliaceae and widely cultivated for its seeds . Sesame experiencing strong growth in sub-Saharan Africa because of its easy cultivation. Sesame seeds allow the production of sesame oil is mainly used in salads or cold dishes, such as the center of China or Korea , but also in soups , fondues or some hot dishes.
Cashew is the fruit of the cashew tree , tree native to northeastern Brazil and in west Africa as well in the countries: Ivory Cost, Ghana, Guinea Bisseau and our country SENEGAL. Its edible kernel is the main product used in that plant The process for obtaining the roasted and salted cashews varies according to region and the companies implementing , but treatment , rather developed , essentially follows the same steps.