Forgotten Fruit

Earth Report
S13:Ep522 mins2008

A handful of high-yielding crops feed the world’s ever-increasing population. Have we become too reliant on wheat, maize and rice? What happens when diseases attack them? Can we develop new disease-resistant strains? Or have we lost too many plants – neglecting age-old fruit, vegetable and cereal varieties that could provide the answers?

Video Language: English