Save Our Seeds

Jonathon Porritt explores the ancient origins of our agricultural biodiversity, the devastation caused by modern warfare, and the ways in which scientists are working against the clock to gather and secure as many plant varieties as possible around the world.

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He examines the controversial fallout of the Green Revolution, the inherent danger of single variety crops and how traditional farming might safeguard our food security in the coming years.