New banana variety to keep pests at bay by KALRO

BANANA FARMING Banana originated from southeast of Asia BOTANICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF BANANA It is a herbaceous plant non-woody The fruit develops through parthenocarpy The roots arise from underground rhizobium ECOLOGICAL REQUIREMENTS Altitude 0-1800 m A.S.L Temperature 20⁰c-30⁰c Bananas are very sensitive to low temperatura Soils – the soils should beContinue Reading