The Seed Map

Button-SeedMap2013An on-line tool to explore where our food comes from, the challenges facing agriculture today, and strategies to overcome them

USC Canada and ETC Group are proud to launch is a unique, user-friendly, multimedia tool ideal for students, teachers, researchers, and policy makers. It highlights the origins of our food crops, the farmers who continue to nurture them, the threats to our food supply, and achievable solutions. Using Google Map technology, the virtual map chronicles hundreds of case studies that bring critical food issues to life. It also offers an extensive on-line reference on seeds, biodiversity, corporate concentration in the seed and food sector and agricultural issues.

We invite you to visit the site, explore it, and share it with others!