Disease-free bananas

Two Israeli companies – Evogene and Rahan Meristem (1998) have developed and successfully field-tested banana varieties that are resistant to Black Sigatoka (aka Black Leaf Streak Disease), the most damaging disease threatening commercial banana plantations. It removes the need for fungicides
http://www.globes.co.il/serveen/globes/docview.asp?did=1000869314&fid=1725

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