Press Room

Watch SLOLA Chair David King’s inspiring speech at the March Against Monsanto protest!

Recent Press

    1. Care2- Sowing Future Seeds
    2. Los Angeles Times- Seeds of Hope and Change
    3. LA Times Blog- SLOLA: Sharing Free Plants and Protecting Personal Food Supplies
    4. Front Yardening- Gardening as Resistance: Why I Joined SLOLA
    5. Mar Vista Patch- Seed Library of Los Angeles to Receive SEED Award
    6. LAist- From Seed to Fork: Seed Library of Los Angeles Thinks Fresh and Local
    7. Dirt Du Jour- A Different Kind of Gardening Club
    8. Examiner- SLOLA: Saving Seeds for the Future
    9. Clarion Ledger- Join Seed Saving ‘Revolution’ to Foster Planet’s Biodiversity
    10. Waking Times- Sowing Revolution: Seed Libraries Offer Hope for Freedom of Food
    11. Clean Plates- At This Library, Borrow Seed Instead of Books
    12. Whisked Foodie- Borrow Heirloom Seeds at the Seed Library of Los Angeles
    13. The Corsair- Seed Enthusiast David King Lectures at SMC
    14. Shelter/Space- Seed Library of Los Angeles
    15. LAist- Congress OKs GMOs, Monsanto Makes Sure You Can Grow Them at Home
    16. Cuisine Unlimited- The Seed Library
    17. Utah Style- Seed Library, an Idea for SLC?
    18. LAist- Seed Savers Unite Next Month for Swap in Whittier
    19. The Corsair- Prop 37 Would Require GMO Labeling, Issues Remain
    20. Edible Westside- Heirloom Seeds Spring Forth… Again and Again
    21. NBC Seed libraries help future crops
    22. Ebru News- A Seed Library Sustains Home Gardens (@ minute 21:00)
    23. Seed Freedom w/ Vandana Shiva- Focus on Food
    24. David King Speaks At March Against Monsanto
    25. 3.1 Venice – Nurturing Nature
    26. March Against Monsanto Protest- David King speaks!
    27. FOOD FORWARD: SEED LIBRARY GlobalGirls Sept 20, 2013
    28. Los Angeles Proposes Banning GMOs
    29. Los Angeles may become largest GMO-free area in the US
    30. Los Angeles Could Become the Country’s Largest GMO-Free Zone
    31. David King on ‘Here’s To Your Health’ ( 2nd speaker Nov. 12th, 2013)
    32. Help Make History! City Councilmen Introduce Motion to make Los Angeles Largest GMO-Free Zone in US 
    33. Water LA: An Urban Acupuncture Approach to Capture Conserve Reuse
    34. Eco Destiny Tour with David King and SLOLA
    35. Yoga Chat: ‘Celebrating the Earth’ with David King
    36. Vandana Shiva: “A Non-Violent System of Food & Agriculture” ECF
    37. “The Need to Grow” Preview 1 with Vandana Shiva, Larry Santoya, David King and more ECF
    38. David King: “The Garden Is A Different World” ECF
    39. Nick Bernabe: “Three Benefits of Gardening” ECF
    40. KXLU (88.9 FM) Radio Show: ‘ECHO IN THE SENSE’ David King & SLOLA
    41. “The Arroyo Sage” Fiesta del Maiz-Xilonen Ceremony 2014


  1. Webinar  by: ‘The Bauta Family Initiative on CANADIAN SEED SECURITY’
  2. ”Cool Beans! Seed News” Aug 2014, Issue #1
  3. “US Seed Libraries Mobilize to Protect Their Right to Share”
  4. Sacred Ecology: Seed School 2014 Video
  5. “The Need To GROW” Preview 2 with Vandana Shiva, David King & more ECF
  6. “A Library For Your Seeds” A Ken Greene interview of Belle Star, Dan Barber & Johnny Zook
  7. “David King Clean Water Interview” 
  8. AB-1810 California Seed Law: exclusions: non-commercial seed sharing
  9. David King quoted. Sustainable Economics Law Center:”Save Seed Sharing!”
  10. “Sowing A Revolution” The Argonaut Feb. 14, 2018
  11. “Seeds of Growth in Southern California”