Apart from the attack by so many parasitic species on our principal food plants, especially cereals and potatoes, fungi have a profound influence on human affairs. A few are themselves interesting foods; many are of considerable medical significance, and some produce intoxicants. There are even a few that, through their hallucinogenic properties, may have played a part in the origins of religious experience.
KeywordsRice Straw Invasive Aspergillosis Human Affair Barley Grain Ambient Carbon Dioxide
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