Banana fungus arrives in Colombia, threatening the fruit

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A fungus that devastates banana plants has now arrived in Latin America, the Colombian government confirms.
2 days ago by alun
ICA, the Colombian agriculture and livestock authority, confirmed on Thursday that laboratory tests have positively identified the presence of so-called Panama disease Tropical Race 4 on banana farms in the Caribbean coastal region. via Pocket
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7 days ago by egwillim
The banana is one step closer to disappearing
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7 days ago by mellowfish