Bye Bye, French Bread & Pasta—There’s a Fungal Outbreak Killing Europe’s Wheat Crops « Invisiverse

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Bye Bye, French Bread & Pasta—There’s a Fungal Outbreak Killing Europe’s Wheat Crops

We may not fully appreciate all the important roles wheat plays in our lives until it’s gone—or at least, when it’s in very short supply. What would a world be like without bread, cakes, cereal, pasta, or wheat beer? If the dire warnings about an impending stem rust fungus come to pass, we may know all too soon. When a massive wheat stem rust infection broke out in Sicily between April and June 2016, farmers and scientists immediately became worried that spores would spread the infection to ot…

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