Facing extinction, banana Britain gave the world - Cavendish species under threat from deadly disease sweeping the world's crops

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Daily Facing extinction, banana Britain gave the world: Cavendish species under threat from deadly disease sweeping the world's crops 

  • Panama disease, which killed Gros Michel species, has new, deadlier strain
  • Some 10,000 hectares of Cavendish have already been destroyed 
  • Scientists are warning the situation is quickly becoming 'serious' 
Period25 Jan 2016

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