Today’s Solutions: June 12, 2024

Reintroduction of native bison

Reintroduction of native bison is bringing “lost crops” back to life

Many native crops across the US that were once integral to the diets of Indigenous communities disappeared when bison herds were nearly hunted to the brink of extinction by Europeans. Without the herds there to help their seeds, these crops all but vanished. Fortunately, as bison herds are Read More...

Meet the scientists exploring

Meet the scientists exploring the world to save crop diversity

The fruits and vegetables you find in a modern supermarket have been chosen and modified from hundreds of varieties that exist in the wild all around the globe. In a world where the grocery store has one specially cultivated type of banana, a group of scientists is diving into the deepest corners Read More...