The Community Food Growers Network invites you to a day of public events exploring why Genetically Modified (GM) crops pose a threat to sustainable food production, what the GM industry is doing here in Britain, and how we as ordinary people can support alternative, sustainable and socially just food systems.
Yesterday, the 2nd of March, another sign against TAV was planted in the city of Turin. Around 60 activists from Reclaim the Fields occupied a piece of land between Corso Marche and Corso Francia. In a few hours the letters NO TAV were carved from the earth and seeded with a variety of grains and peach trees. The action took place on common land that will be privatised and demolished if the highspeed train line between Lyon and Turin (TAV) is built.
Just one day after the violent eviction of the motorway blockade on Wednesday 80 RTF activists joined the No-TAV movement to re-occupying the motorway in Susa valley. While about 2000 people blocked the motorway close to the exit of Chianocco another blockade was set up in the higher Susa Valley. At the same time the central station in Turin was occupied and solidarity actions happened in more then 40 other cities all over Italy.
The Reclaim the Fields bulletins aims at facilitating the information transmission between the stars of the constellation, sharing the latest news and the current state of the process amongst the people or collectives already involved and allowing new people to catch up and join us, having at disposition the necessary background texts and a history of the debates.
On the 6th January the Forest of Dean Eco village reclaimed an environmental education centre closed by the cuts, we intend to reopen it and run it as a free education space for the local community and beyond.
Lors du camp de « Reclaim the Fields », nous nous sommes entendus pour organiser, le 1er décembre 2011, une journée de coordination internationale des actions de soutien à la résistance de Rosia Montana. Vous êtez invités à faire de mêmedans votre ville.
The municipalities community of the Clermontais is planning to build a commercial area of 70 Ha on agrarian land between la Salamane and Clermont l'Hérault (40 min from Montpellier, France). About 30 Ha are already owner by Système U, a French supermarket chain, to build a gigantic center for storage that has already been classified under the French SEVESO rating as slightly environmentally dangerous.
On the 10th of October approx. 25 activists gathered in Vienna to found a local RTf group. After a short round of introduction stories about the Reclaim The Fields Camp in Rosia Montana, Romania where shared and in this context a call for solidarity action was put in place. The preparation meeting for these actions will take place on the 17th of october at 8 pm.
Today, September 28th, at 12:00 o'clock, approximately 60 international activists taking part in the Reclaim the Fields camp , together with the local association Alburnus Maior , from Rosia Montana, Romania, occupied and blocked the entrance to the Rosia Montana Gold Corporations  headquarters in the village's Old Square. This action was in defiance of the companies continuing attempt to expropriate locals and destroy an area protected by Romanian conservation law.