Going Bananas: Supply of World’s Favourite Fruit ‘Threatened by Virus’!

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2 responses to “Going Bananas: Supply of World’s Favourite Fruit ‘Threatened by Virus’!

  1. I suspect this is about short-term thinking and profits (i.e. intensive monoculture with a few high yielding varieties) jeopardising the long term. In a globalised system where so much of our food comes from abroad, we all have a responsibility to consider the best long term strategies for food production. In a world where governments are increasingly ceding power to corporations that seems a forlorn hope.

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