The Zapatistas and their Journey for Life

The group left Mexico in April this year, and it’s on its way to the continent, 500 years after the supposed conquest of what is today Mexico by Europeans. The year 2021 … verder lezen

2020: A Year of Resilience and Resistance

Dear supporters, followers, and comrades, As 2020 comes to a close, we, at ASEED, have been reflecting on the year we’ve shared and what this means for us as individuals, as a … verder lezen

The Lutkemeer Polder and Boterbloem Farm – A Space for Urban Food Autonomy?

With a globally rising urban population1, how to feed the cities has become of increasing concern. The question of how to feed a larger amount of people, however, often leads to technocratic solutions that speak … verder lezen

Rainforest Conservation and Natural Capital: Putting a Price on Life with the Complicity of ¨Progressives¨

The faltering global economy needs new resources to invest in. What could be more valuable than life itself? According to the New York Times, the ¨Save the Rainforest¨ campaign of 10 years … verder lezen

Criticism on DuRPHh-project

Wageningen University and Research (WUR) are currently developing and trialling late blight resistant potatoes through Genetic Modification (GM). The project runs from 2006 until 2016 and has been funded by the Dutch … verder lezen

How are we really going to feed the world?

The speech Guus Geurts gave during the March Against Monsanto in Wageningen (June 25 2013) Exists only in Dutch.[:]

“Monsanto, there we are”

Speech from Linda Coenen from ASEED during the March Against Monsanto in Wageningen.   Monsanto, there we are. ‘Improving agriculture, improving life’ is their slogan. But what kind of company is Monsanto … verder lezen

Monsanto and their friends

[Sorry, this entry exists only in Dutch] Toespraak door Tjerk Dalhuisen van Gifsoja.nl op 25 juni 2013 bij aanvang van de March Against Monsanto te Wageningen. We demonstreren hier vandaag tegen Monsanto. … verder lezen