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Seeds of the people: how communities are protecting the future of food The pandemic has galvanised a new movement of growers and seed-savers: could this be the start of a fresh era of seed diversity? Agriculture Environment Food Lifestyle Society Wellbeing
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India’s seed-saving farmers who pass down land to their daughters In north-east India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land – and the ancient food heritage of their mothers Environment
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Save seed banks, save the world Seed banks provide a treasure trove of genetic diversity. The challenge, say scientists, is bringing together existing banks and ensuring th... Agriculture Conservation Environment Technology
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Beauty beyond colour: meet those fighting the dangerous obsession of skin lightening The potentially harmful practice of skin lightening is a multi-billion dollar industry that walks the line between aesthetic choice and raci... Society
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Wild meadows to be safeguarded in every county New wildlife-rich meadows will be created around the UK to mark the 60th anniversary of the Coronation Environment
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A community united in love for its mountain For 40 years, the Apuan Alps in Italy have been exploited for the region’s prized marble. We meet a diverse group of local people who are sl... Environment World

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