Canada: Seeds of Diversity



Canada: Seeds of Diversity Related

Canada: British Columbia Organic Seeds:: An activity of a project of FarmFolk/CityFolk supporting BC's organic seed growers. Information about events, seed saving workshops and other activities in British Columbia including "Seedy Saturdays" for seed exchanges. Resources available for download. Database of available varieties.

The Global Diversity Foundation:: The Global Diversity Foundation documents, monitors and promotes agricultural, biological and cultural diversity around the world, particularly through training and research.

European Topic Centre on Biological Diversity:: One of the 8 topic centres created by the European Environment Agency (EEA) since December 1994 to collect, analyse, assess, synthetise the information on environment in Europe.

American Environmental Movement: Surviving Through Diversity:: Examines the transformation of the American environmental movement into a social movement.

Domestic Animal Diversity Information Service (DAD-IS):: The key communication and information tool for implementing the FAO Global Strategy for the Management of Farm Animal Genetic Resources (AnGR).

Agricultural Biodiversity under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD):: Background, links and documentation on Agricultural Biodiversity Decisions (COP Decisions III/11, IV/6, V/5, VI/5 + VI/6 (on the International Seed Treaty), VII/3, VIII/23 and IX/1) and the implementation of the CBD's Agricultural Biodiversity work programme - to be addressed again at COP10 in October 2010.

Canada: Soils of Canada:: Online maps.

Discover Seeds:: Database with information on seed identification, dormancy, testing and analysis, development, germination and tetrazolium testing for viability.

Southedge Seeds:: Range of grass and legume products suited to a wide range of environments and climates.

Pacific Seeds:: Researches and breeds seed of tropical baby and sweet corn, sunflower, canola, grain sorghum, and forage crops.

  • New Additions: Seed Savers
Saving Seeds
Australia: The Seed Savers Network
Canada: British Columbia Organic Seeds
France: Kokopelli Seed Foundation