The seed saving rebellion is growing - and banging at the Commission's door

Raskin, Ben

Publisher:  Ecologist
Date Written:  29/01/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17201

A year ago today, Europe-wide protests defeated an EU regulation that would have outlawed many seed saving activities. Now growers are taking matters into their own hands, saving and developing open-pollinated seeds - and campaigning for a seed regulation that supports them, not the monopolist seed corporations.