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


Dr. Duke's Ethnobotanical/Phytochemical Search Engine

New York Flora ID guide

Pharmaceuticals x Plants

Where your pharmaceuticals come from!

Agricultural Practices:

Holy Grail of Natural Farming: Masanobu Fukuoka's The One Straw Revolution

Origin Story of Permaculture:

Plant Therapies:



Zine from Intro To Botanical Medicine class taught on 7/7/2019. 

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