Deadly PLAGUE which TERRIFIED Romans and killed millions could RETURN to UK

Express.co.uk | 2/14/2018 | Staff
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The “plague” is a fungus called Berberis vulgaris which infects harvests of wheat and caused Romans to sacrifice their canines to appease the god of rust, which they thought was behind the infection.

Wheat stem rust caused crop failures for thousands of years until farmers noticed a link between the outbreaks and barberry shrubs, which were planted as hedges and harvested for their berries - leading to campaigns in Europe and North America to remove...
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