Food Autonomy Festival #5 in Amsterdam, Utrecht and Wageningen

During the first two weekends of June we will host the 5th edition of the Food Autonomy Festival (FAF). Once again we will take the opportunity to come together and share knowledge … verder lezen

Video: The Key Principles and Values of Agroecology

On the 16th of April we came together with a plethora of wonderful organisations to do some farm work locally and discuss the rights of peasants and farmers worldwide. It was a … verder lezen

FAF#3: sunny and busy

On Thursday May 30, about 50 people gathered in the Lutkemeer polder, in Amsterdam West, to occupy a terrain for the 3rd edition of the Food Autonomy Festival. Activists chose to set … verder lezen

From seed patents in Ethiopia to farming in Amsterdam

We had a great time during the two Reclaim the Seeds events, the first in Amsterdam and the second in Wageningen the following weekend. We were busy with the info stand sharing … verder lezen

Successful Agroecological Case Studies: #2 Chololo Ecovillage, Tanzania

In central Tanzania, the project Chololo Ecovillage was launched in 2011 as a response to effects of climate change that are already affecting agricultural production, such as changing rainfall patterns. The success … verder lezen

Livestock & Anthropogenic Green House Gases in the era of the Capitalocene

How Industrial Livestock Production is Causing Climate Change and how to Organise Against it.   Introduction During the International Geological Congress held in Cape Town last year, a group of scientists announced … verder lezen