Lobbyists at it Again: GMO Labeling Fight Likely to Resume in New Year

Despite resistance from the people, leaders say the issue of GMO labeling will be ‘top priority’ when they get back to work in January.

PepsiCo to Release ‘Organic Gatorade,’ But What Does that Mean?

PepsiCo says it will release a line of organic Gatorade in 2016, but there is no word on exactly what that means. Can we trust PepsiCo?

Huge: Spending Bill Forces FDA to Label the New GM Salmon

The Food and Drug Administration may be forced to finalize guidelines for the labeling of the recently-approved genetically modified (GM) salmon.

Venezuela Rejects the Production, Distribution, and Importation of GM Seeds

The country of Venezuela, through its National Assembly, has approved a law that will ban GMOs and prohibit seed-patenting.

Taiwan Bans GMOs in School Meals Due to Health Risks

Taiwan recently passed legislation which prohibits any food containing genetically modified ingredients from being served to children at school lunches.

Will Sugar Soon be Genetically Modified to ‘Help Fight Skin Cancer?’

Will a rare form of sugar known as L-fucose soon be genetically engineered in order to ‘help treat skin cancer?’

New Monsanto Chemical Silences Genes to Kill Bugs: Will They Silence Yours, Too?

Agrichemical giant Monsanto is working on a new form of pesticides, one which works by silencing genes through the utilization of new technology.

Big News! Hawaii’s Big Island Moves Closer to Being GMO-Free!

Hot off the presses – Mayor Kenoi on the Big Island, in Hawaii, recently signed Bill 113 into law, prohibiting genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

Report: Monsanto’s Latest GM Maize Doesn’t Reduce Pests or Increase Yields

A new report says Monsanto’s genetically modified maize, MON810, does not increase yields nor stop crop loss due to pests.

Supreme Court of Philippines Confirms GM Eggplant Ban

The Philippines Supreme Court permanently halted the field testing for genetically modified eggplant due to potential concerns.

US FDA Deregulates 2 More GE Corn Strains, Unleashing More Toxic Crops on America

The USDA recently deregulated two more strains of genetically engineered corn, making life a little easier for biotech giants like Monsanto.

Actor Mark Ruffalo Blasts Monsanto CEO After CBS Interview

Actor Mark Ruffalo got the chance to tell the CEO of Monsanto, Hugh Grant, how horrible Monsanto is for human life and the environment.

Sonoma County, CA Working on GM Ban: More GMO-Free Wine to Come

Sonoma County in California is taking steps to become completely GMO-free, putting a ban on the ballot this November, 2016.

Putin Says Russia Will Be World’s #1 Exporter of Non-GMO Foods

Vladimir Putin proudly outlined his plan to make Russia the world’s ‘leading exporter’ of non-GMO foods that are based on ‘ecologically clean’ production.

Pesticides as Dangerous as Secondhand Smoke to Kids

Early exposure to agricultural pesticides may harm children’s lungs – even more than secondhand smoke – researchers are saying.

‘Steer Clear of Creating GMO Babies,’ Scientists and Ethicists Say

“Proceed with caution, but steer clear of creating GMO babies” was the general message sent by the dozen scientists and ethicists.

Huge: Monsanto Going to Trial for Crimes Against Humanity

Several activist groups joined by food and farming experts are suing Monsanto for their crimes against humanity.