Banana improvement at IITA explained

IITA has uploaded to youtube a longish interview with renowned banana expert Prof. Ivan Buddenhagen of UC Davis. Lots of fascinating insights, both technical and historical. What for me was the money quote comes at the beginning of the second installment (of five). Asked about what direction banana improvement should take at IITA, he says: “The first thing is to get more germplasm.” Thanks to Jacob for the tip.

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