Monday 19 February, 2018

WATCH: Trini pineapples, farmers star on Sesame Street

Video footage of Trinidad and Tobago's pineapples and local farmers aired earlier this month on children's television programme Sesame Street, giving well-earned exposure to the country's agricultural industry.

The segment aired last month on the international children's show, which is seen in 140 countries. 

The new segment, called Cookie Monster’s Foodie Truck” shows Cookie Monster and a new character called Gonger who attempt to make pizza, their favourite food.

However, Cookie Monster and Gonger soon find out that the pineapple chunks on their pizza come from Trinidad and Tobago, a tiny twin-island country in the Caribbean. 

View the video below.