Breeders Spotlight: Gee Stone from Cultivated Choice

You already know… at Strainly, we put our efforts on strengthening the relationship between breeders and growers… This is the third opus of our Breeders Spotlight series in which, each month, we invite a breeder to tell us more about them, their inspiration, experiences and other fun facts… This month’s spotlight is on Gee Stone from Cultivated Choice. Read more “Breeders Spotlight: Gee Stone from Cultivated Choice”

Open Source Cannabis Breeding

Do we need to remind you? Our goal at Strainly is to foster the preservation of cannabis genetics and phenotypes with an inclusive community spirit. In our Breeder’s Rights and the Preservation of Cannabis trilogy, we exposed the mechanisms potentially threatening cannabis biodiversity and started exploring alternative approaches. In this article we’ll get even more concrete about the ways to prevent corporate takeover from happening.

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Breeders Spotlight: Matthew from Riot Seeds

Growers usually love to connect directly with breeders to procure their cultivars via Strainly, and we thought we could do a little more to strengthen that relationship… This is the first instalment of our Breeders Spotlight series in which, each month, we’ll invite a breeder to tell us more about them, their sources of inspiration, their experiences and other fun facts… And we kick off the series with Matthew from Riot Seeds. Read more “Breeders Spotlight: Matthew from Riot Seeds”

BREEDERS’ RIGHTS AND THE PRESERVATION OF CANNABIS CULTIVARS – PART 3

Strainly‘s goal is to foster the preservation of cannabis genetics and phenotypes with an inclusive community spirit. Breeding is the manifestation of passion, creativity and hard work. Breeders should find achievement and reward in playing a key role in the conservation and evolution of the plant. Cannabis Intellectual Property is becoming a sensitive topic among breeders. This is the last part of our Breeder’s Rights and the Preservation of Cannabis trilogy, where we try to envision the possible approaches to cannabis breeding.

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Get more followers

The number of members on Strainly  has been steadily growing, making our follow feature increasingly useful in order to stay in touch with members of your community… or your favorite breeders! While Strainly allows you to connect with any registered member, you will probably want to build stronger relationships with growers and breeders from your county, state or country. This article explains why following each other on Strainly truly improves user experience…

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Breeders’ rights and the preservation of cannabis cultivars – Part 2

Strainly‘s goal is to foster the preservation of cannabis genetics and phenotypes with an inclusive community spirit. Breeding is the manifestation of passion, creativity and hard work. Breeders should find achievement and reward in playing a key role in the conservation and evolution of the plant. Cannabis Intellectual Property is becoming a sensitive topic among breeders. But now that we are a bit more familiar with the concepts of “plant protection” and “public domain”, we should be able to execute on a strategy to protect biodiversity and breeders’ interests.

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The Breeder / Seed Maker Golden Rules, by RiotSeeds

By: Matthew from RiotSeeds – www.riotseeds.nl

At Strainly we strongly believe in the concepts of inclusiveness and diversity, as they foster creativity, new possibilities and in the end… choices. When it comes to cannabis genetics, diversity of cultivars empowers patients, breeders and growers. In this article, Matthew from RiotSeeds will share his experience and insight about breeding cannabis. We believe it will be valuable to both accomplished and aspiring breeders, as well as to the entire community by hopefully increasing the chances of quality cultivars being introduced to the public. Thank you Matt!

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Breeders’ rights and the preservation of cannabis cultivars – Part 1

 
Strainly‘s goal is to foster the preservation of cannabis phenotypes, with an inclusive community spirit. Breeding is the manifestation of passion, creativity and hard work. We truly believe that breeders should be self-achieved and rewarded for playing a key role in the conservation and evolution of the plant under its various forms. Breeders are sometimes bummed and concerned about the distribution, propagation and reproduction of the cultivars they created… with reason. While it wouldn’t be fair to pretend that Strainly will address all the problems breeders faced for decades, we thought we could start with some general guidance about breeders’ rights…

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