Author: European Seed

The short-term nature of breeding pushes genetic resources out of today’s hybrids. In the early years of agriculture, humans found plants with desirable characteristics, such as higher yield and more seeds, and used seeds from those plants for the … Read More

Syrian Crisis Causes the First Withdrawal from the Svalbard Global Seed Vault The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) has requested the backup seed that they deposited in the Svalbard Global Seed Vault to restart … Read More