Plant Scourges
Plant Scourges
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jun 1, 2014
A sampling of some of the most devastating crop pathogens
Genome Digest
Hayley Dunning | Jul 11, 2012
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Banana Fungus Origin Revealed
Sabrina Richards | Mar 6, 2012
A fungal disease that is plaguing banana plants around the world originated in South East Asia.
The Beginning of the End for Bananas?
Dan Koeppel | Jul 22, 2011
Already reeling from a 20-year losing battle with a devastating disease, the banana variety eaten in the United States is now threatened by a new—but old—enemy.