Costa Rica: “We don’t see a solution to the Mexican avocado conflict this year”

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Monday, November 20, 2017 Latin America edition Photo report Amsterdam Produce Show PHOTO REPORT Last week saw the second edition of the Amsterdam Produce Show take place in the Westergasfabriek. There were noticeably more Dutch stand holders and certainly more Dutch visitors than last year. Our photo report reflects this, […]

First Panama disease-resistant Cavendish bananas developed

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Thursday, November 16, 2017 Latin America edition World-first Panama disease-resistant Cavendish bananas developed Researchers from Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, have designed genetically modified Cavendish bananas with resistance to the devastating soil-borne Panama disease.This disease is caused by the fungus Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense Tropical race 4 (TR4) […]