- Oct 2010
Imagine a world without bananas. This fungus that is killing the plants is spreading.
Has The End Of The Banana Arrived? | Popular Science
“The future looks bleak,” says Altus Viljoen, the South African plant pathologist who organized the conference. "There’s no way they’ll be able to stop any further spread if they continue to farm.” Worse, he says, the disease's rapid spread endangers banana crops beyond Mozambique’s borders.