Nature: Fruit grows old, flavourless and mushy as a result of normal ageing processes. This reduces the effective yield of fruit crops.
Counter Claim: The decay of fruit releases and feeds seeds, thus transferring the genes of the plant to the following generation.
Problem Type: E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s): Plants yielding fruits
Date of last update 01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET