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Biodiversity
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Protecting soil biodiversity

Saving seeds, safeguarding agro-biodiversity

Seed remains the most vital input in food production and consequently, access to seeds is crucial in ensuring farmers’ food security and livelihoods. Farmers in Africa have engaged in seed saving practices for millennia through seed selection, storage, conservation and... (More)

Forest fun facts

Trees & forests are one of the greatest natural resources we have – they do so much! This colourful infographic from FAO tells more:
Trees & forests are one of the greatest natural resources we have – they do so much! This colourful infographic from FAO tells more:

Preserving UK soil microbial biodiversity for agriculture

Scientists from the UK's foremost agricultural research institutes have teamed up to create a new Crop Microbiome Cyrobank (UK-CMCB) to safeguard future research and facilitate sustainable yield improvement of the UK's six major food crops: barley, oats, oil seed rape,... (More)