Papers and articles

Papers on Bioleft

Marín, A., van Zwanenberg, P. y Cremaschi, A. (2021): Bioleft: A collaborative, open source seed breeding initiative for sustainable agriculture. A version of this chapter will be published in the forthcoming edited volume  “Transformative Pathways to Sustainability: Learning Across Disciplines, Cultures and Contexts” (to be published by Taylor and Francis, 2021).

Cremaschi, A. & van Zwanenberg, P. (2020) Bioleft: Open Source Seeds for Low-Input Farming SystemsJournal of Fair Trade, Vol. 2(1): 39–44

Van Zwanenberg, P., Cremaschi, A., Obaya, M., Marin, A. & Lowenstein, V. (2018): Seeking unconventional alliances and bridging innovations in spaces for transformative change: the seed sector and agricultural sustainability in Argentina, Ecology and Society, Vol. 23(3), 11

Papers on seed industry

Marin, A. and Van Zwanenberg, P. (2020). Transforming agriculture for sustainable development: an exploration of alternative practices in Argentina. Working paper.

Marin, Anabel (2015). Los dueños de las plantas: ¿Quién decide? ¿Cómo se decide? Iberoamericana, 15(58).

Marin, Anabel (2015). El futuro de las semillas y la agricultura en ArgentinaCiencia e investigación 65-3.

Howard, P. H. (2015): Intellectual Property and Consolidation in the Seed Industry (pdf). Crop Sci. 55:2489-2495.

Blog posts on Bioleft

Van Zwanenberg, P. y Marin, A (2018): Bioleft: experimenting with open source seed innovation in Argentina, STEPS Centre – Pathways to sustainability Blog, 6 de junio de 2018.

Cremaschi, A., van Zwanenberg, P. & Marin, A.  (2019) Experimentation to action: How Bioleft is helping to grow an open source seed culture, STEPS Centre – Pathways to Sustainability Blog, 3 de octubre de 2019.

Fressoli M., van Zwanenberg P. y Marin A. (2018): From digital commons to nurturing social relationships: How to practice open source ideas with seeds?, STEPS Centre – Pathways to sustainability Blog,  1 de noviembre de 2018.

Media articles on seed industry

Bioleft: Beyond an open source seed system. By Almendra Cremaschi, Patrick van Zwanenberg, Anabel Marín, Marcela Basch y Vanesa Lowenstein. XRDS – ACM Magazine for Students, summer issue 2020.

Los dueños de las semillas: ¿quién decide?  By Anabel Marín. Diario Página/12, August 21st 2016.

 ¿Qué pasa si se va Monsanto? By Anabel Marín. Diario Página/12, July 3rd 2016.

Maldición para el desarrollo By Anabel Marín. Diario Página/12, April 3rd 2016.