Bananas could replace potatoes in warming world

Responding to a request from the United Nations’ committee on world food security, a group of experts in the field looked at the projected effects of climate change on 22 of the world’s most important agricultural commodities.

People will have to adapt to new and varied menus as traditional crops struggle, say the authors.

Climate change could lead to crops from the banana family becoming a critical food source for millions of people, a new report says.

The full article is in the link below.

Bananas on the way to market from the Mount Kenya region

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20126452

Food glorious food farmers under pressure adapting to change is vital for survival. I saw this article today on the BBC News to share with you and pass along if interested.

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