Embargoed to 0001 Tuesday October 14
Undated handout photo issued by the Crop Trust of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, on an island off Norway’s northern coast, where nearly 10,000 new varieties of crops from around the world are being added to the “doomsday” seed vault. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday October 14, 2014. The vault provides a back-up to the network of seed banks around the world which store, grow and replenish thousands of varieties of crops – but which can be threatened by war, accidents and natural disasters. See PA story ENVIRONMENT Crops. Photo credit should read: Mari Tefre/Crop Trust/PA Wire
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