More news about Svalbard Global Seed Vault
Securing the foundation of our food supply06/06/2023 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Today the Svalbard Global Seed Vault welcomes 40,507 new seed samples from nine genebank depositors, including collections from Latvia, Morocco, Taiwan, USA, Netherlands, Israel, Poland, Zambia, and Italy.
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault celebrates its 15th anniversary with new seed deposits28/02/2023 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Today, the 15th anniversary of the opening of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault was celebrated by 20 international gene banks depositing 20,000 new seed samples in the vault in Longyearbyen.
Two Newcomers Join Svalbard Global Seed Vault for Final Opening of 202212/10/2022 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault is set to accept new seed shipments from 12 genebanks around the world this week, adding two countries to its family of depositors in the process: Iraq and Uruguay.
Midnight Sun Shines on Latest Svalbard Global Seed Vault Deposit10/06/2022 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault once again opened its door to seeds from around the world. Eleven genebanks from Africa, America, Asia and Europe deposiied a total of 19,391 seed samples this week.
New seeds to Svalbard vault enhances global food security13/02/2022 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Some 22 000 new seed samples from 10 gene banks in Australia, New Zealand, Africa, the Middle East and Europe will be deposited in the Svalbard Global Seed Vault on 14 February 11:00 CET.
Two new first-time depositors welcomed to the Svalbard Global Seed Vault28/10/2021 News story Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Seeds from the gene banks in Serbia and Latvia were among the total of 14 011 seed samples that were brought into the Seed Vault this week.