How pivotal are seed banks in protecting the future of food?
The Maize committee wanted to preserve traditional maize seeds as samples maintained in research facilities to study and improve. Image: UNSPLASH/Jen Theodore
Helen Anne CurryPeter Lipton Senior Lecturer in History of Modern Science and Technology, University of Cambridge
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