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Open Source Seeds Hit the Market, Raise Awareness

Taking a cue from the software industry, scientists, farmers and sustainable food advocates have released what they’re calling the first open source seeds.   The Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI) is centered at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and its stated goal is “to keep [its] new seeds free for all people to grow, breed and share for perpetuity, with the goal of protecting the plants from patents and other restrictions down the line.”   In other words, breeders...

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