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Love macadamias? 🌰💕🌰💕 Scientists on the Sunshine Coast are aiming to breed easier-to-crack macadamias with more nut, less shell! If you’ve ever risked your fingers while hitting a macadamia with a hammer, you’ll know that the nuts can be tough to crack, yielding a small nut. They’re looking for thinner shells, larger kernels and tougher exterior husks to protect the nuts from birds and insects. “At the moment for every kilogram of macadamia nut harvested, around two-thirds of it will be…



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