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Bananas, coffee and cocoa could all be ‘endangered’ by 2050

Some everyday essentials could be at risk of becoming ‘endangered’ due to climate change. And it’s bad news if you rely on a daily coffee, banana, or even a square of dark chocolate.

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wild, ancient bananas resilient to climate change
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Scientists race to find wild, ancient bananas to save the popular fruit from climate change

15-metre-tall ancestors of modern-day, cultivated bananas contain the precious genetics that could save the popular fruit from climate change, pests and disease.

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Rainforest Alliance aims to help ethical growers get climate-smart

Upgraded certification scheme, covering over 2 million farmers, will use technology to help them adapt to climate change, protect forests and spot social risks
How Dole plans to eliminate food waste by 2025

How Dole plans to eliminate food waste by 2025

The company generates huge amounts of waste from the parts of the fruit it doesn’t use. In the next five years, it’s hoping to find new ways to repurpose it all.
Your favorite foods are at risk from a rapidly warming planet
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Your favorite foods are at risk from a rapidly warming planet

Avocados, coffee, and more could be subject to change—from how they’re grown to when we eat them.
Climate change could cause global banana shortage
metro.co.uk

Climate change could cause global banana shortage

Healthy eating could get pricier.
Bananas are at risk of extinction thanks to climate change
nypost.com

Bananas are at risk of extinction thanks to climate change

Bananas as we know them could become extinct due to numerous factors like climate change, insect infestations, poor soil quality and plant pathogens.

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