[HacktionLab] Silkroad for seeds? RE EU heritage seed ban

Andy S andys at bristolwireless.net
Sun Apr 28 09:58:50 UTC 2013

Closely related, Urbsly whose mission is:

"Radically Disrupting Big Agriculture"


They plan to database and open-source the genome of as many plants as
possible, most:

"Open publication of genetic sequence data, invalidating genetic patents by
providing prior art"

The project is crowd sourced and has already raised more than it's initial
aim of $3000, how effective it will be remains to be seen. Bring on
Monsanto vs Urbsly in the court room!

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