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Midnight Sun Shines on Latest Svalbard Global Seed Vault Deposit

Midnight Sun Shines on Latest Svalbard Global Seed Vault Deposit 19,391 seed samples from 11 genebanks will be added Largest deposit will be made by the World Vegetable Center, including seeds…

Seed deposit June 2022

Athlete Michael Haddad Reaches Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Athlete Michael Haddad Reaches Svalbard Global Seed Vault Endurance athlete Michael Haddad successfully completed his journey to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault on Tuesday, delivering a "package…

The World Podcast: Ukraine Seed Bank Under Threat by Russian Invasion

The World Podcast: Ukraine Seed Bank Under Threat by Russian Invasion The Russian invasion of Ukraine has destroyed lots of the country's infrastructure. Housing, roads, train stations and…

Securing Our Food Forever

In this period of reduced overseas development aid and declining grants from governments, it has become necessary and urgent for the Crop Trust to explore new ways to engage a broader group of public…

Partnerships and Organizational News

The Crop Trust made a number of important strides in its partnerships and outreach in 2021. This included signing a memorandum of understanding with the World Vegetable Center, launching an Emergency…

Two people in terraced rice field

Crop Trust Annual Report Released: A Look Back at a Year of Change

Crop Trust Annual Report Released: A Look Back at a Year of Change The Crop Trust's 2021 annual report is now available. In his letter, Executive Director Stefan Schmitz reflects on a year of change…

Farmers in rice fields, Colombia.

Sir Peter Crane's Reflections on the Last Year

Sir Peter Crane's Reflections on the Last Year After three years as Chair of the Executive Board of the Crop Trust, Sir Peter Crane is retiring and Catherine Bertini, a World Food Prize…

Endurance Athlete Michael Haddad to Deliver ICARDA Seeds to Svalbard

Endurance Athlete Michael Haddad to Deliver ICARDA Seeds to Svalbard Endurance Athlete Michael Haddad is on his way to deliver seeds to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault through his Arctic Walk for…

Dr. Hassan Machlab handing over the sealed seed packets to Michael Haddad in Terbol, Lebanon.

Michael Major

Michael Major has worked as an environmental and agricultural communicator for 40 years in five continents. He holds a Master of Science degree in agricultural journalism from the University of…

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Invest Today in the Future of Your Food Tomorrow The Crop Trust relies solely on voluntary contributions. We work  to fund a global system for the conservation of crop diversity forever to…

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