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April 8, 2014

Seed banks in south Asia: building grassroots support for crop diversity (The Guardian)

March 27, 2014

Länderexperten warnen vor falschen Weichenstellungen bei EEG - Chancen für regionale Wertschöpfung und Biodiversität nutzen 

March 18, 2014

Projeto de banco mundial de sementes faz 10 anos com carregamento do Brasil

March 14, 2014

United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack: Seed research key to food security (RFD TV)

March 10, 2014

Cofre de Svalbard conserva recursos genéticos vegetais para as futuras gerações

February 26, 2014

Keeping the world safe for miso soup and Brazilian beans, while giving sanctuary to endangered wild crop relatives, Svalbard Global Seed Vault welcomes new treasures as it turns six

February 19, 2014

Ethiopia seed bank's novel approach to preserving diversity under threat (The Guardian)

February 5, 2014

The truth about Echinacea: Plant commonly used for colds and flu suffers from disappearing habitat - Purple coneflowers, often found in vanishing prairies, provide food for bees and other species

February 4, 2014

Herbicides may not be sole cause of declining plant diversity

January 22, 2014

Sortenvielfalt darf politisch nicht gefährdet werden (Proplanta)

November 27, 2013

Zugang zu genetischen Ressourcen ist wichtig für die Maiszüchtung

November 12, 2013

Global map of seeds, food and biodiversity launched (SciDev.Net)

October 25, 2013

Seeds for Life: Scaling up agrobiodiversity (Gaia Foundation)

October 18, 2013

Irish Seed Savers Association (ISSA) launches national appeal campaign to ensure its survival (AgriLand)

October 2, 2013

Protecting the weedy and wild kin of globally important crops

September 24, 2013

Norway invests $23.7 million in crop diversity to help farmers face climate change - Conserving, breeding and sharing plant varieties key to resilience and sustainability

September 17, 2013

Europe’s plant breeders disappointed about European Parliament’s vote on Nagoya implementation - Failure to address specificities of plant breeding may hamper innovation and limit practical benefit sharing on genetic resources

September 13, 2013

"Weltweiter Zugang zu Pflanzenmaterial und biologische Vielfalt in der Landwirtschaft gefährdet - Bundesverband Deutscher Pflanzenzüchter kritisiert Umsetzung des Nagoya-Protokolls

September 11, 2013

Celebrating 10 years of success for the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

August 20, 2013

Lutter contre la perte des semences vitales à notre survie (National Geographic)

August 19, 2013

Du Gard vers l'Ariège, l'association Kokopelli prône la libération de la semence et la protection de la biodiversité alimentaire (Ariège news)

August 15, 2013

ISAAA Pocket K No. 44: Biotechnology for Biodiversity

August 13, 2013

Colorado vault is Fort Knox for the world's seeds (Capital Public Radio)

August 3, 2013

Reactions to International Treaty On Plant Genetic Resources For Food And Agriculture

August 2, 2013

Update on the world’s 15 largest seed banks (Food Tank via AG Professional)

July 29, 2013

Collaborative study analyzes genetic diversity of major crops' wild relatives

Weeds warrant urgent conservation - Report finds that more than half of the wild relatives of 29 globally important crops are not adequately conserved in seed banks (Nature)

Deutscher Staatssekretär Kloos: „Unser Ökosystem braucht die Bienen und eine vielfältige landwirtschaftliche Produktion“ - Tagung zu Perspektiven der Imkerei im Bundeslandwirtschaftsministerium

July 26, 2013

Comunidade técnico-científica exalta a importância dos Guardiões de Sementes

July 12, 2013

Biodiversity key for feeding the future, researchers say


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