Complex farming systems need more than one-size-fits-all solutions.
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What are your resolutions for 2021? We have a few!
Seed savers are key to communities' food security and food sovereignty.
With food prices rising and the pandemic disrupting supply chains, would everyone be able to find and afford enough food?
“I don’t worry that there are no vegetables in the market because I produce what I need.”
Indigenous seed keepers are experiencing increased demand for seeds from their communities because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This unique partnership has endured for more than two decades. I can’t overstate how powerful and rare this is.”
“You almost cannot help but feel connected when you work with seed.”
Squash began in Central America and Mexico and includes some of the largest and most diverse fruits in the plant kingdom.
All across the country, farmers are restoring Canadian seed diversity. Even here, on this rooftop farm.
It's time to think of saving your bean seeds!
“There have been a lot of challenges. But a lot of learning too—that’s how I'm going to look at it.”
“Our local seed varieties are ours and we must protect them.” Community seed banks can... View Article
When the pandemic hit, many of us had the same reflex: reach for seeds. Luckily,... View Article
So you have a packet of bean seeds - now what?