Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Seeds< Poverty, Climate Change, and more.

From a 2016 article in The Ecologist but still relevant.

"Five of the global issues most frequently debated today are the decline of biodiversity in general and of agrobiodiversity in particular, climate change, hunger and malnutrition, poverty and water.

Seed is central to all five issues. The way in which seed is produced has been arguably their major cause. But it can also be the solution to all these issues."

1 comment:

  1. Good read: http://theconversation.com/after-svalbard-why-safety-of-world-seed-vaults-is-crucial-to-future-food-security-79586


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