When Racism Rears its Ugly Head: ASEED’s Statement about FAF Theatrical Performance
|

On Saturday night, just like on Friday, several performances were on the schedule to relax and have fun after a long day, packed with activities and discussion. One of the performances was a theater play intended to mock Trump’s view of the world. During this play, several people felt uncomfortable, … 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 up the festival on the same field where the action camp “Kampeer in de Lutkemeer” took place in … verder lezen

Free the Soil camp planned for September 19-25!
|

You read right, this weekend at the International plenary in Bremen we collectively decided on the dates for the Free the Soil camp and action: September 19-25! There were around 40 folks from different collectives around Northern Europe. At the meeting and we came up with a tentative schedule, did … verder lezen

Mobil kitchen “Le Sabot” cooks at FAF #3
|

We are happy to announce that “Le Sabot”, the activist mobile Kitchen, is gonna cook for guests, participants and volunteers on the Food Autonomy Festival from the 31st of May til 2nd of June. The people who are involved in this collective are activist themselves. The word sabotage derives from … 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 information and spreading the word about our FFA campaign. The days at the Fruittuin were filled with talks … verder lezen

‘Fossil Free Agriculture’ ESC open position: Apply Now!
|

Do you have an affinity with activism, grass-roots organising, or campaigning on agriculture and food issues, as well as social justice? Are you concerned about climate change? Would you like to change our current food system towards a more fair and sustainable one? We are looking for three to four … verder lezen

Successful Agroecology Case Studies: #1 Sikkim, India
|

Study of agroecological cases; Introduction: monthly article on Agroecology successful practices. In these monthly bulletins we’ll briefly highlight some examples where  agroecological practices, and therefore synthetic fertilizer free, are succeeding. The aim of sharing this information is to spread the knowledge of different projects where there are not only relationships between agriculture and … verder lezen

Free the Soil meeting in Berlin!
|

During the weekend of January 18th-20th 2019, two ASEED volunteers travelled to Berlin for the second international meeting of Free the Soil. Free the Soil is a growing network of dedicated people committed to highlighting the devasting effects of industrial agriculture on the planet and all life forms with its … verder lezen

Bloc for Radical Climate Justice during 10/03 Climate March in Amsterdam
|

Sunday the 10th of March a historical climate demonstration will take place in Amsterdam, organised by a wide coalition of civil society organisations. It is expected to become one of the largest climate mobilisations in the history of the Netherlands. ASEED Europe, Code Rood, Climate Liberation Bloc / CLuB, Fossil … verder lezen

Update: Amsterdam prepares to destroy Boterbloem Farm and Lutkemeerpolder
|

On December 19 the Amsterdam city government (GroenLinks, D66, PvdA en SP) made it’s final decision that the Lutkemeerpolder and Boterbloem organic farm will not be saved, and will instead be turned into a business park for Schiphol Airport. The city offered 2 hectares of land to the Boterbloem Farm … verder lezen

1 2 3 4 5 6 11