Seeds of fear sown in Uganda as farmers confuse clonal coffee with coronavirus

May 19 2020


The emergence of the fast-spreading coronavirus and its virulent COVID-19 have come with unprecedented conspiracy theories related to source, cause and effects of the virus. While some of these are debatable, what isn’t in dispute is the ignorance taking a toll on the most gullible. In Uganda, where high-yielding clonal coffee has been grown for […]



Source: Genetic Literacy Project