You really wanted another video about Svalbard, didn’t you? Of course you did. Check out the whispering seeds at around 6 mins in.
Looks like it’s not the whole thing, though. Pity.
Crops, animals, wild relatives ...
And easy access to the Brainfood Archive.
Grahame Jackson took us up on that be-nice-to-a-genebank thing:
SPC’s tissue culture lab in Fiji — the Centre of Pacific Crops and Trees — conserves a world collection of taro (Colocasia). Last year, CePaCT distributed 6250 taro as tissue cultures in 6 months to more than 20 countries around the world…
Always glad to hear the latest from my old stomping ground.