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Posted inEastern Europe & Russia, Regions

A Budding Catastrophe

A Moscow court’s property ruling could threaten the future biodiversity of the world’s fruit crops. by Galina Stolyarova ST. PETERSBURG | Russia’s world-renowned Vavilov Horticultural Research Institute, founded in the 1920s by pioneering geneticist Nikolai Vavilov, didn’t lose a single plant or seed during the Siege of Leningrad in World War II, while 14 people […]