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Should we store seeds for the future?
« on: 15/04/2015 20:37:25 »
Mike Ambrose managed the Germplasm Resources Unit at the John Innes
Centre in Norwich, preserving crop seeds for the future.
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Re: Should we store seeds for the future?
« Reply #1 on: 15/05/2015 22:28:39 »
Remember when the potatoes wouldn't grow? Remember the coffin ships?

Look here and praise Noway...

https://www.regjeringen.no/en/topics/food-fisheries-and-agriculture/agriculture/svalbard-global-seed-vault/id462220/
 

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