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Archive for October 12th, 2014

Northern Territory banana industry to be decimated with largest farm included in new Banana Freckle eradication zones

The Northern Territory is set to lose its largest banana farm under a new plan to eradicate the disease Banana Freckle. In a surprise announcement today, the NT Department of Primary Industry indicated it will implement the plan as recommended by a national biosecurity group. Under the plan anyone with banana trees in their backyard […]

October 12th, 2014
Topic: Bananas, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, Northern Territory, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, STATES Tags: , , ,