News & Press

18th January 2021 News

Seed Sovereignty – Much to Celebrate this Seed Week

Shoots of Hope 2020, the Year of the Seed. Okay, of course 2020 will forever be synonymous with the Coronavirus pandemic, but if we could re-brand it, the Year of… Read More

14th January 2021 News

Seed Week: How to get involved!

In this Seed Week preview newsletter, Gaia’s Seed Sovereignty UK & Ireland Coordinator, Sinéad Fortune, shares the ways you can get involved with our fourth annual Seed Week from 18-22nd… Read More

13th January 2021 Gaia in the press

The Ecologist: A forgotten classic of agroecological science

What can a forgotten classic of organic science from 1985 tell us about the solutions offered by organic and agroecological farming in 2021? In a new article for The Ecologist,… Read More

12th January 2021 News

Healthy Crops: A New Agricultural Revolution

First published in 1985 by agronomist Francis Chaboussou, Healthy Crops: A New Agricultural Revolution is republished online in full here for the first time! A forgotten classic, Healthy Crops offers… Read More

8th January 2021 News

Videos: Gaia at the Global Oxford Real Farming Conference

Catch up with videos from Gaia and partners’ contributions to the global Oxford Real Farming Conference this January! From the fisherpeople conserving Taiwan’s flying fish to the growers sowing seed… Read More

7th January 2021 News

January newsletter: Seed, Food, Flying Fish…

Seed sovereignty in the UK; how to catch a flying fish; seed week approaches. In our January newsletter, we share what is coming up from Gaia at the start of… Read More

4th January 2021 Gaia in the press

Guardian: Seed saving movement calls for seeds to be publicly owned

The coronavirus pandemic has highlighted the precarity of a genetically narrow seed system owned and controlled by a few corporations. It has also massively boosted the global movement for seed… Read More

14th December 2020 News

Our seeds are our stories: Seed Week event

Join the Seed Sovereignty Programme for an evening of exploring the connections between seeds, stories, culture and hope for the future. Buy/book your tickets here. For many of us, our… Read More

14th December 2020 News

Active hope: Gaia’s solstice reflections

The Gaia Team reflects on the achievements, actions and ideas that have given them hope in 2020. 2020 has severely tested our resilience and capacity for hope. But despite the… Read More

2nd December 2020 News

5 ways to support regenerative farming this Christmas!

Gaia’s Rowan Phillimore shares how to support regenerative farming this Christmas. See our five gift recommendations and read more about a ground breaking year for small growers of food and… Read More

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