OSSI in the News!
Since our launch on April 17, 2014, OSSI has received a lot of press. Check out a few of the recent stories below:
Join the Open Source Seed Movement. Carol Deppe. Acres USA.
At Last the Seed: Can the Open Source Seed Initiative Be a Game-Changer? CR Lawn. Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
The Open Source Seed Initiative Reseeds: An ethical commons grows in gifts and bounds. Frank Morton. Wild Garden Seeds Catalogue, 2016
Let's Take Back Our Garden Seeds. Margaret Roach. Mother Earth News.
Guaranteeing the Rights of Gardeners and Farmers to Save and Replant Seeds. Mike Dunton. Green Living Journal.
Linux for Lettuce. Lisa Hamilton. Virginia Quarterly Review: Linux for Lettuce.
The OSSI Pledge
You have the freedom to use these OSSI-Pledged seeds in any way you choose. In return, you pledge not to restrict others’ use of these seeds or their derivatives by patents or other means, and to include this pledge with any transfer of these seeds or their derivatives.
Support for OSSI
OSSI has received generous donations from the Bradshaw-Knight Foundation and individual donors. Thank you!