Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Litter bugs may protect chocolate supply

07/12/2017 12:12 PM EDT

cacao seedlings

Mother's microbiome seems to protect baby cacao plants, a result with important implications for protecting the world's chocolate supply.


Full story at http://newsdesk.si.edu/releases/litter-bugs-may-protect-chocolate-supply

Source
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute


This is an NSF News From the Field item.


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