Reclaim the Seeds 2015: February 28th and March 1st in Driebergen
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In 2015 the fourth Reclaim the Seeds weekend will be organised! This time it will take place in Driebergen, just east of Utrecht, where the event is welcomed at the Kraaybeekerhof estate. On Saturday the 28th of February there will be a big seed market and a programme with workshops, … verder lezen

Portraits of Seed People #3 – Daniel Bayer
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Daniel has been a motivated participant in Sowing Diversity, a 5-day seed freaks gathering in Amsterdam, coordinated by ASEED, that brought together youths from 5 countries. He came along with the Arche Noah delegation from Austria, and shared with the whole group his project to start a community garden somewhere … verder lezen

Sowing Diversity: a seed freaks gathering
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As part of our seed campaign and to echo our successful annual event Reclaim the Seeds, ASEED is organising a European gathering of seed freaks this autumn. Between October 1st and October 5th, more than 30 people from 5 European countries will gather in Amsterdam for a 5-day programme on … verder lezen

Overview Seed Saving Guides
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It is not too difficult to start saving vegetable seeds from your own plants. But some types are easier than others. And in general it is good to read about some basic tricks first. With some information that is available online you will be able to try some seeds for … verder lezen

Portraits of Seed People #2: Sophia van Ruth
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A holistic approach to seeds, food and communities. Sophia van Ruth has been keen on growing food ever since she first had her own home. Plot, balcony, indoor pots, any little space can do the trick, as she never intended to do it at a professional level. Curiously enough though, … verder lezen

Dutch candidates EU elections about seed law and TTIP
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[Sorry, this article only exists in Dutch] ASEED heeft vrijwel alle kandidaten voor de EU verkiezingen op 22 mei een vragenlijst gestuurd over de EU-zadenwet, octrooien en het TTIP. We hebben een paar interessante reacties op een rijtje gezet. Per vraag wordt ingegaan op de belangrijkste bevindingen. Sommige kandidaten hebben … verder lezen

Informatiebijeenkomst over Monsanto, de EU-zadenwet en de TTIP
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Zondag 8 juni, Pinksterlanddagen, Appelscha Met een presentatie over: – De dominantie van de zadenmarkt door een paar multinationals; – Hoe een foute EU-zadenwet is tegengehouden, maar mogelijk toch weer terug komt; – De verstrekkende gevolgen van het Trans-Atlantic Trade and Invesment Partnership (TTIP, een vrijhandelsverdrag tussen de EU en … verder lezen

Movie: Struggle for seeds in Colombia and the Netherlands
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[this article and movie don’t exist in English] Noticias interviewde de Colombiaanse activisten Cynthia Osario Torres, Alba Marleny Portillo Calvache en Albeiro Antonio Alvarado Catuche. In 2010 ondertekende Colombia namelijk een vrijhandelsverdrag met de Verenigde Staten. Als voorwaarde voor de implementatie werd in 2012 de ‘Internationale Conventie ter Bescherming van … verder lezen

Reclaim the Seeds in Haren and Groningen successful
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– Around 1000 participants seed fair, workshop programme and excursions; – Strong signal to European Parliament to reject EU Seed Law. [No English translation available yet] Het mooie terrein van Hortus Haren was op 8 en 9 maart 2014 het decor van het Reclaim the Seeds weekend. Dat het na … verder lezen

Report Workshop: Seed freedom and the EU seed law
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During the Food Otherwise Conference in Wageningen on February 22 ASEED orgnised a workshop on seed freedom, the concentration on the European seedmarket and the latest developments with the EU Seed Law. Speakers: Vandana Shiva, Ivan Mammana (ASEED) and Elly Janssen (ASEED).

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