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Svalbard Global Seed Vault, entrance
The Svalbard Global Seed Vault ( provides a safe backup of seeds on food crops conserved by seedbanks worldwide. This picture is from the day after the opening. Photo by Dag Terje Filip Endresen

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Institute code Depositor name Taxa Accessions Seeds Details
BEN089   Africa Rice Center   11   16,839   6,935,600   [Details]
SDN034   Agricultural Research Corporation, Wad
4   1,195   945,800   [Details]
BDI003   Agricultural Research Institute of
14   439   1,688,547   [Details]
GEO028   Agricultural University of Georgia   2   120   6,000   [Details]
ARM035   Armenian State Agrarian University,
Laboratory of plant gene pool and
22   175   87,500   [Details]
AUS165   Australian Grains Genebank   164   7,486   756,779   [Details]
AUS006   Australian Medicago Genetic Resources
Centre, South Australian Research and
Development Institute  
57   2,926   1,085,800   [Details]
AUT001   Austrian Agency for Health and Food
334   1,457   1,394,500   [Details]
JPN009   Barley and Wild Plant Resources Center,
National University Corporation Okayama
1   5,268   1,579,900   [Details]
MMR003   Biotechnology, Plant Genetic Resources
and Plant Protection Division  
17   718   21,192   [Details]
NLD037   Centre for Genetic Resources   405   20,238   7,938,350   [Details]
CRI001   Centro Agronómico Tropical de
Investigación y Enseñanza  
41   723   36,150   [Details]
COL003   Centro Internacional de Agricultura
695   54,664   22,305,850   [Details]
PER001   Centro Internacional de la Papa   521   8,219   831,640   [Details]
MEX002   Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de
Maíz y Trigo  
41   158,218   46,571,720   [Details]
THA214   Chai Nat Field Crops Research Center   3   150   75,000   [Details]
CZE122   Crop Research Institute   84   806   377,900   [Details]
IRL029   Department of Agriculture, Food and
Rural Development  
4   100   50,000   [Details]
USA971   Desert Legume Program   95   134   45,300   [Details]
AZE015   Genetic Resources Institute of the
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences  
194   1,522   648,900   [Details]
BIH039   Genetic Resources Institute, University
of Banjaluka  
133   921   425,250   [Details]
GEO001   I. Lamouri Research Institute of Farming   84   305   465,437   [Details]
IDN179   Indonesian Center for Agricultural
Biotechnology and Genetic Resources
Research and Biotechnology  
2   1,050   518,635   [Details]
MLI002   Institut d'Economie Rurale   2   158   79,000   [Details]
BGR001   Institute for Plant Genetic Resources K.
50   933   606,420   [Details]

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