Crop Diversity: What is Crop Diversity


Subject:
Biology , Agriculture , Biodiversity , Seeds

Description:
This presentation looks at crop diversity and its importance in agriculture and food security. It discusses the conservation of crop diversity (including gene banks), threats to crops, and priority crops such as bananas, maize, sorghum, and cassava. From the Global Crop Diversity Trust, an organization whose mission is "to ensure the conservation and availability of crop diversity for food security worldwide."

Publisher:
The Global Crop Diversity Trust

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.croptrust.org/main/whatis.php


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