Importance of Global Crop Diversity

This video, produced by the Global Crop Diversity Trust, shows the importance of preserving the world’s crop diversity.

Part 1 (7MB)


Part 2 (7MB)

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or watch this video in full on Youtube here.

The Genebanks

The 11 CGIAR genebanks currently conserve 730,000 of cereals and grain legumes, forage crops, tree species, root and tuber crops, bananas and crop wild relatives.