Seed Law Flash Hackathon!!

Quotation-Cormac-Mccarthy-law-Meetville-Quotes-240360.jpgWant to empower yourself with legal research skills and support the seed library movement, all in one hour?  Please join us! The goal: To research as many of the 50 state seed laws as possible and to populate this resource library. A "flash hackathon" is a very short hackathon (we just invented that phrase for the purpose of doing some quick research on this important subject). Immediately following the hackathon, you can attend a very cool teach-in on Pollination and Seed Saving, led by City Slicker Farms.

A little background: Seed libraries are currently at risk of being regulated out of existence in Pennsylvania and Maryland based on a misapplication of state seed labeling and testing laws. Now all 300 seed libraries in the U.S. are worried that they are next in the crack-down. We need to empower ourselves with knowledge of the law and solid legal arguments as soon as possible. Read SELC's article about this issue here.

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WHEN
September 03, 2014 at 5pm - 6pm
WHERE
Liberating Ourselves Locally Makers Space
1234 23rd Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
United States
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CONTACT
Neil ·
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  • rsvped 2014-09-03 18:14:42 -0700
  • commented 2014-09-03 00:08:21 -0700
    Sorry, no google hangout.

    Thanks!
  • rsvped 2014-09-02 11:07:50 -0700
  • rsvped 2014-09-02 11:04:55 -0700
  • commented 2014-08-30 03:41:36 -0700
    is a #googlehangout a possibility?
  • rsvped 2014-08-29 12:32:15 -0700
  • is hosting. 2014-08-29 11:20:31 -0700
  • is hosting. 2014-08-29 11:20:31 -0700

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