Banana plants on infected properties will get the chop across the Top End

Chris McLennan
Updated October 10 2022 - 10:16am, first published October 7 2022 - 5:00am
All banana plants, not just those showing signs of infection, will be removed and destroyed on 42 properties in the Top End. File picture
All banana plants, not just those showing signs of infection, will be removed and destroyed on 42 properties in the Top End. File picture

BANANA plants will get the chop on more than 40 properties in the Northern Territory in a national plan to head off the outbreak of banana freckle.

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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