A deadly fungus, known as Panama disease, is decimating banana plantations around the world and threatens to wipe out the most common species, the Cavendish banana. Scientists in Honduras are working to create a resistant banana before the disease hits…
By PBS NewsHour
In honor of Pi Day Saturday, we searched for the most mouth-watering pie recipe on the internet. We found one from celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse, who's signature dessert is Banana Cream Pie.
By Judy Walker, NOLA.com The Times-Picayune
The 144-year-old U.S. fruit supplier Chiquita Brands International Inc. agreed Monday to merge with Irish tropical-fruit firm Fyffes to create the world’s largest banana company.
By Talia Mindich
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