Shea Nuts

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Wildlife Of Burkina Faso - Flora
... Shea nuts termed "women's gold" used to make shea butter, cosmetics and chocolates in Burkina Faso Shea nut processing by women in Burkina Faso Trees of note include the shea tree (known as "Karité" in the ... Although the shea tree is indigenous to the semi-arid Sahel region of West Africa, Burkina Faso contains the largest number of them ... The shea tree is extremely important to the Burkinabe people and is termed as "women's gold" by the villagers, because the nuts of shea tree can be ...
Shea Butter - Butter Extraction and Refining
... The traditional method of preparing unrefined shea butter consists of the following steps Separating/cracking The outer pulp of the fruit is removed ... When dry, the nut, which is the source of shea butter, must be separated from the outer shell ... Crushing To make the shea nuts into butter, they must be crushed ...

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