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Links for Further Research

1 / Biopiracy (  the act of privatizing and profiting off of knowledge that belongs to indigenous communities ).

The Ayahuasca Patent Revocation (Origin story of Ayahuasca in the Western World)

Battling 'biopiracy', scientists catalog the Amazon's genetic wealth (Good article on future of biopiracy, holding accountable those who transfer knowledge and use it)

The Tkarihwaié:ri Code Of Ethical Conduct (Handbook on ethical approach to traditional knowledge)


The Maca Patent (A long arduous battle against the reigns of commercialization)

2 / Databases

Dr. Duke's Ethnobotanical/Phytochemical Search Engine


New York Flora ID guide


Pharmaceuticals x Plants (Where do your pharmaceuticals come from!)

3 / Agricultural Practices
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