Is this the new wonder food? Breadfruit is high in protein and has the ...

‘Traditionally in Polynesia you would plant a breadfruit when a child. In 2003 Dr Ragone created the NTBG’s Breadfruit Institute, which includes an orchard on the island of Maui. of distributing breadfruit to places without a regular supply of food. the roots of the fruit using DNA analysis to the breadfruit ‘Eve’. ancestor of the breadfruit. of the fruit she examined included fingerprints of a plant called. was born, because that would guarantee food throughout the child’s life’. Dr Zerega said. with Nyree Zerega of Northwestern University in Chicago, she traced back.