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Changing Climate Threatens Banana Crops

News   Sep 03, 2019 | Original story from the University of Exeter.

 
Changing Climate Threatens Banana Crops

Climate change could negatively impact banana cultivation in some of the world's most important producing and exporting countries, a study has revealed. Credit: David Bebber.

 
 
 

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