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Bioversity/ BAPNET/ NARS/ Industry Collaboration Outcomes

Bioversity/ BAPNET/ NARS/ Industry Collaboration Outcomes | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Saving the Cavendish industry with Foc TR4 resistant variety. A new hope in sustaining Cavendish production and trade using GCTCVs, originally developed by the Taiwan Banana Research Institute thro…
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Fusarium threatens bananas from Latin America

Fusarium threatens bananas from Latin America | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Fresh Plaza Concern about the lack of controls The banana crops of Colombia and other Latin American producers faces the risk of being affected by the arrival of a harmful fungus due to the increase in illegal migration from Asia and Africa, as well as the low health controls in Venezuela, said an official from…
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Las bananas están en peligro de extinción | Comida, Panamá, salud, Ciencia, Alimentación - América

Las bananas están en peligro de extinción | Comida, Panamá, salud, Ciencia, Alimentación - América | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Un nuevo virus destruye los cultivos de Panamá, país que exporta el 82 por ciento de la variedad Cavendish. Científicos buscan una solución a tiempo, pero se muestran pesimistas
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Científicos afinan técnicas para salvar las plantaciones de banano - Diario La Prensa

Científicos afinan técnicas para salvar las plantaciones de banano - Diario La Prensa | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Los investigadores agrícolas trabajan para buscar una resistencia contra la Raza Tropical 4.
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Carrera científica para salvar la banana favorita de los países ricos

Carrera científica para salvar la banana favorita de los países ricos
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Analysis: Is the global banana industry in a self-made crisis?

Analysis: Is the global banana industry in a self-made crisis? | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Is the global supply of the world's most popular fruit at risk? Do we need genetically modified bananas?
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Diseñan campaña para prevenir entrada de hongo a bananeras - Diario La Prensa

Diseñan campaña para prevenir entrada de hongo a bananeras - Diario La Prensa | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
La cadena de producción se reunirá el 30 de julio para ampliar los planes.
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Hongo ataca producción bananera en Honduras

Hongo ataca producción bananera en Honduras | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Autoridades de la Secretaría de Agricultura y Ganadería (SAG), se reunieron ayer con empresarios representantes del sector privado, personeros universitarios y organismos internacionales para mostrar...
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Burundi banana exports on the rise

Burundi banana exports on the rise | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Growth trend reportedly puts East African country on course to export more bananas than Côte d'Ivoire and Cameroon
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Phenotyping Banana Germplasm with Fusarium

Wageningen UR has programmed to test the majority of banana (Musa) accessions originating from the major genebanks/collections around the world. The germplasm includes important commercial clones as well as wild species. The results will provide the banana community with data on the overall performance of banana accessions to TR4. For more info please vist www.panamadisease.org
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There might be no saving the world's top banana

There might be no saving the world's top banana | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Six decades after a banana-killing fungus all but wiped out plantations across Latin America, a new strain threatens to destroy global harvests.
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Fusarium Wilt in Vietnam

Fusarium Wilt in Vietnam | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Two years ago (November 2015), I went to visit northern Vietnam with Dr Tranh of FAVRI and Dr. Chao of TBRI. We visited a 300-hectare plantation of Tall Williams in Lao Cai province, a hilly planta…
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Panama disease will not destroy the banana industry

Panama disease will not destroy the banana industry | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the fresh produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatch, and photo albums
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Chocolates de Perú y Venezuela son elegidos entre los mejores del mundo

Chocolates de Perú y Venezuela son elegidos entre los mejores del mundo | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
The International Chocolate Awards dio a conocer a sus ganadores y para sorpresa de muchos, el chocolate de leche suizo no fue galardonado.
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Carrera científica para salvar la banana favorita de los países ricos

Carrera científica para salvar la banana favorita de los países ricos | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Roma.- Ante la amenaza de que una peste penetre en América Latina y destruya las plantaciones de la banana preferida en el mercado mundial, los científicos intentan afinar distintas técnicas para lograr la plena resistencia a la enfermedad.
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Festagro – Una compañía japonesa compra plantaciones ecuatorianas de bananas

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Fhia crea banano contra plaga de la sigatoka negra - Diario La Prensa

Fhia crea banano contra plaga de la sigatoka negra - Diario La Prensa | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
La semana pasada se presentó el avance en una variedad de banano con mayor resistencia.
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Festagro – Somalia experimenta una reactivación del cultivo de la banana tras el conflicto

Festagro – Somalia experimenta una reactivación del cultivo de la banana tras el conflicto | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
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Amenaza de hongo dispara alarma en las bananeras - Diario La Prensa

Amenaza de hongo dispara alarma en las bananeras - Diario La Prensa | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Las autoridades de la SAG y representantes de la cadena de producción acordaron una reunión para el 30 de julio para formar un comité especial.
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Phenotyping Banana Germplasm with Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense, Tropical Race 4

The project of Fernando Garcia focuses on “The genetic basis and mechanisms of resistance to Panama disease in banana”. Part of the project involves the screening of banana germplasm with the Tropical Race 4 strain of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense, the causal agent of Panama disease. In this database we present a short summary of collected data that will be frequently updated in order to inform the community. Details of these experiments will eventually be published in peer-reviewed journals.
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XI Reunión del Comité Ejecutivo de MUSALAC y III Congreso Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plátanos y Bananos

XI Reunión del Comité Ejecutivo de MUSALAC y III Congreso Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plátanos y Bananos | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
XI Reunión del Comité Directivo de La Red Latinoamericana y del Caribe para la Investigación y el Desarrollo de las Musáceas- MUSALAC Fecha:  21 y 22 de Agosto, 2015 Lugar: Hotel Tureck Garten, Cor...
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Panama disease tropical race 4 Grower Kit - Publications | Queensland Government

Panama disease tropical race 4 Grower Kit - Publications | Queensland Government | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
The Panama disease tropical race 4 Grower Kit provides growers with important information to help protect their properties from Panama disease tropical race 4.
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Comunidades rurales se proponen salir por si mismos de la pobreza

Comunidades  rurales se proponen salir por si mismos de la pobreza | Banana and Plantain | Scoop.it
Representantes de seis comunidades rurales, ubicadas en la zona de amortiguamiento de la biosfera del Rio Plátano, decidieron tomar las riendas del desarrollo de sus comunidades, en una acción que integra la protección del ambiente y la creación de proyectos productivos que mejoren las condiciones de vida de esa apartada zona.
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