The World Just Got Another Step Closer to Creating GMO Humans

British researcher Kathy Niakan has been given approval to start editing human embryos. The decision is entrenched in numerous ethical issues.


Canadian Fruit Growers Say NO to Genetically Modified ‘Arctic Apples’

Fruit growers in Canada will ask the government to de-register the genetically modified Arctic Apple until further studies can be conducted.


800-Year Old Extinct Squash Grown from Heirloom Seed Resurrected

An archaeological dig in Wisconsin revealed an 800-year-old pot that contained a variety of seeds from a species of squash believed to be extinct.


Homeless Given New Life after Working on a 22-Acre Organic Farm

Verde Farms in Miami, Florida is tackling homelessness, joblessness, and food insecurity all at once with this saying: one saying: “For people, not for profit.”


Bernie Sanders Calls Out US Policy on GMOs, Slams Monsanto

Senator from Vermont and Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders seems to be fighting for food freedoms, food sustainability, and GMO labeling.


Instead of Drugs or Surgery, This Holistic Doc Prescribes Healthy Food

Instead of relying on mainstream medical drugs, doctors like Dr. Garth Davis are prescribing fresh produce and teaching patients about diet and lifestyle.


Rejected: Country in West Africa Refuses GMO Bt Cotton

The African country Burkina Faso has abandoned genetically modified Bt Cotton crops in order to phase out inferior quality GM crops for non-GM crops.


Here’s what This City is Doing to Protect the Bees, Butterflies, our Food Supply

To protect pollinating insects, St. Paul, Minnesota approved a resolution to encourage the township and citizens to limit the use of harmful pesticides.


Big Food Trickery? SmartLabels to Act as ‘Real’ GMO Labeling

The Grocery Manufacturers Association and Big Food companies are trying to trick consumers with SmartLabels to bypass GMO labeling.


Emails Reveal: As Citizens Drink Contaminated Water, State Workers Drink Bottled During Crisis

Recently-released emails show that the state was working to provide purified water to state office building employees while ignoring the citizens.


Court Gives Dow Green Light for Toxic Enlist Duo Weedkiller

A federal court has given Dow the green light to revive its toxic herbicide concoction, Enlist Duo. This, while the EPA takes a second look at the chemical stew.


Entrepreneur Quits Financial Industry to Bring Leftovers to Hungry People

Rescuing Leftover Cuisine was set up to take perfectly good food from restaurants that would normally get thrown out to give it to the hungry.


2 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open the Doors in New York

After months of navigating through bureaucratic roadblocks, 2 Long Island, NY medical marijuana dispensaries have opened.


300 Plumbers Volunteer to Help Those Affected by Flint Water Crisis

Many people have been coming out in droves to help and support Flint, Michigan, residents affected by the water crisis, including a group of plumbers.


Grain Company Refuses to Buy Glyphosate-Treated Oats, Citing Crop Concerns

Citing crop growth issues, Grain Millers, Inc. announced that it will avoid buying western Canadian oats that have been treated with the herbicide glyphosate.


Kroger Supermarket in Ohio Gives Free Fruit to Kids

A supermarket in Greenville, Ohio, gives free fruit to kids, and the community response has been overwhelmingly positive.


Judge Tells Chobani to Pull Misleading Ads Calling Out Dannon and Yoplait

A District Court Judge has ruled that Chobani must halt its negative ad campaign against Dannon and General Mills’s 100-calorie Greek yogurts.