Shock banana freckle find on a supposedly secure government research farm sends alarm bells ringing

Chris McLennan
July 14 2022 - 3:00pm
SHOCK DISCOVERY: The discovery of banana freckle at a secure government research facility almost a 100km from the outbreak zone has officials worried.
SHOCK DISCOVERY: The discovery of banana freckle at a secure government research facility almost a 100km from the outbreak zone has officials worried.

THERE has been a shock find of the devastating plant disease banana freckle almost a hundred kilometres from the initial outbreak zone in the Northern Territory.

Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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