Plantation life: Oil palm growth & harvesting, 1980s

Thought I’d share a look at what growing up in an oil palm plantation was like. These pics of the oil palm growth cycle were originally taken by my dad around the 1980s.

Little baby oil palms

Little baby oil palms being watered

Young oil palm freshly planted

Oil palm trees, slowly growing

Jungle part of oil palm plantation

Harvesting oil palm kernels

Flooded oil palm estate