It’s a wrap! In the weekend of 20&21 March 2021 we organized Reclaim the Seeds the online edition. We were happy to bring people together en share knowledge and swap seeds. During a pandemic it remains important to do so.
In the case you look forward to the next edition, just like us. It helps to make a (small) donation. Our friends from ASEED have lend their donation button. Please, mention Reclaim the seeds. Every gift is appreciated!
We would like to thanks all speakers and stall holders for their contribution and presence. Also a big thanks to the group of volunteers that pulled the online event together. De Fruittuin van West for their time and space, Eva DeCarlo for the graphic design and LiveFestival. Online – Strohplatz Duurzaamheid for the technical realization.
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Reclaim the Seeds is an event during which the exchange of information and seeds is combined with discussions on political themes and practical workshops. The goal is to involve more people in the movement towards agriculture biodiversity and robust, sustainable food production. Reclaim the Seeds contributes directly to this by encouraging the exchange of rare and special varieties.Reclaim the Seeds began as a protest against the new EU seed legislation in 2010. Today, the focus is more on resistance against patents on crops and on supporting a climate neutral, ‘fossil free’ agriculture. The programme also covers other practical, theoretical and political topics related to agriculture.