Landrace Strains: 10 False Claims from Page 1 of Google

The Internet is overflowing with misinformation and disinformation about landraces. In a new post at, Angus investigates ten false claims from the top page of Google, covering everything from the Hindu Kush to breeding and biodiversity.

The photo of ThaiLao landraces in Central Laos is by Peter Maguire, author of the excellent book, Thai Stick: Surfers, Scammers, and the Untold Story of the Marijuana Trade.