Directed by Nicholas Pitt
Produced by Johanna Taylor
Text by Nick Walker
Music & Sound Design by Jon Ouin
Digital Engagement & Strategy – GreedyCompany
Planting the Seed – Behind the scenes.
Extra content with the creatives behind the project and leading experts in the field of bio-diversity.
Planting the Seed: Seed Banks
Our Artistic Director Nick interviews Dr John Dickie of the Millennium Seed Bank, who helped us with the research for Seeds. The Millennium Seed Bank’s vault contains thousands and thousands of samples from all over the world and is the most bio-diverse location on earth.
Learn more about The Millennium Seed Bank and their incredible work here.
Planting the Seed: Food Policy
A discussion with Kate Cooper of Birmingham Food Council about modern food policy and how we feed ourselves.
Planting the Seed: The Team
A discussion about how we made the podcast with Johanna Taylor, Nicholas Pitt, Nick Walker and Jon Ouin.
With thanks to…
Seeds was created in collaboration with institutions and individuals from the science community across the UK. We would like to extend our special thanks to; Kate Cooper (Birmingham Food Council), Dr Charlotte Allender (The UK Vegetable Genebank, University of Warwick), Cami Moss (The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine), Professor Kathy Willis (University of Oxford) and Dr John Dickie (The Millennium Seed Bank, Kew Gardens) for their specialist advice and support.
Another huge thank you to our supporters whose generosity and support has been invaluable.
Lindsey Traub, Sylvia Hardie, Caroline Gray, Margaret Pitt, Rachel and Nabs Hamdi, Rosie Martin, Robert Dean, Simon Beattie, Caroline Higginbottom, Leonora Pitt, Sam Schou, Jim Taylor, Cecilia Taylor and Elizabeth Buckley.
Creative Team Directed by Nicholas Pitt Produced by Johanna Taylor Text by Nick Walker Music & Sound Design by Jon Ouin Creative Consultants Digital Engagement & Strategy –