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The Miracle of Seeds

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Craig K. Comstock

We have a vague sense that species are dying, and that GMOs might be less safe than their developers claim, but so far the grocery store keeps supplying food, and we have other things to worry about.

The Case for Seed Saving

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 10.06.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Saving seeds doesn't only help improve agricultural biodiversity, but helps farmers and researchers find varieties of crops that grow better in different regions, especially as the impacts of climate change become evident.

Heirloom Boom

Sierra | Posted 08.29.2012 | Green
Sierra

Seed Savers has blossomed into a 13,000-member nonprofit whose mission is to preserve and spread heirloom (nonhybrid, that is) vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers by exchanging and selling seeds.

Seeds to Plant or Seeds to Patent?

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Kurt Michael Friese

In these days of global corporations writing agriculture and energy policy, it is vital that we draw a line in the soil.