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Record number 549201
Title Dutch bananas! : greenhouses hold out hope for the tropics
Author(s) Kema, Gert; Meijer, Harold
Source Dutch bananas! : greenhouses hold out hope for the tropics, Wageningen world nr. 1 2019, 2019-03-11, Rik Nijland,
Department(s) EPS
Biointeractions and Plant Health
Laboratory of Phytopathology
Publication type Media appearance
Publication year 2019
About The first Dutch bananas were harvested in a Wageningen greenhouse last December, to great acclaim. They had not been grown in the soil but in rockwool and coconut fibre. This could help farmers in the tropics to outsmart the dreaded Panama disease, say the researchers.
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