On World Food Day 2015, The Crop Trust announced that His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, has taken on the role as Patron of the Crop Trust. The Prince of Wales has been a most passionate and outspoken advocate of environmental protection and sustainable agriculture for many years. HRH, The Prince of Wales released an official statement:
Marie Haga, Executive Director of the Crop Trust, said:
We are immensely grateful for His Royal Highness’ deep commitment to our essential work. His public endorsement further highlights the understanding that preserving global crop diversity is essential to help achieve food security.