Seeds of Change Offer Hope in Lebanon

June 13, 2017 12:29 AM
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Just south of Aleppo there was once a research center where Syria's agricultural heritage was preserved with a view to helping feed the world. The seed bank may have been abandoned due to the country's civil war, but efforts of scientists and farmers now continue in neighboring Lebanon. With harvesting just begun for the year, the vital work taking place there could prove crucial. John Owens reports.