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Abaca, a fiber derived from a banana tree relative, is as durable as polyester but can decompose within two months. The Philippines is the world’s largest producer of it.
A new study has found that climate change will slash banana yields, in a prospect daunting for India, the biggest consumer and producer of the fruit.
This crisis is a warning that we are growing our food in an unsustainable way, and we need to look at more radical changes for a permanent solution.
If we cannot stand up for our right to bananas from the sahibs why did we win Independence at all?