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Panama Disease (Fusasrium Wilt of banana): A Classic and Destructive Disease of Banana

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Banana farmers in Tully in far north Queensland go to extreme measures to try to contain the spread of a severe strain of Panama disease.

Millions face hunger as fungus decimates global banana crop

Bananageddon: Millions face hunger as deadly fungus Panama disease decimates global banana crop

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Panama Disease - The Fusarium fungus is a potential threat to 85% of the world's bananas. Learn more at: https://youtu.be/mh7Xo32QE1w

Millions face hunger as fungus decimates global banana crop

04/04/2014 - Bananageddon: Millions face hunger as deadly fungus Panama disease decimates global banana crop.

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Panama Disease: Bananas Slowly but Surely Being Driven to Extinction http://sostrenews.com/?p=9380

Worldwide Banana Crisis Sparked by Panama Disease Even after finding an alternative type of banana, a disease spreading across the globe is still putting the fruit's future in peril. Widely known as "Panama disease" or "Fusarium wilt," the fungal disease spread quickly from bananas in Central America to the majority of the world’s plantations, causing farmers to burn down their crops. https://weather.com/news/news/bananas-panama-disease-fusarium-wilt-gros-michel-cavendish