American Nurses Association Comment to the FDA: GMOs Aren’t Natural

The American Nurses Association weighed in on products with the ‘natural’ label, telling the FDA that products containing genetically modified ingredients should not be labeled ‘natural.’


Researchers Genetically Engineer Human Embryos to Be HIV-Proof

Chinese researchers claim to have genetically modified human embryos for the 2nd second time, making them “HIV-proof.”


Glyphosate Found in 100% of California Wines Tested

Trace amounts of glyphosate herbicide have been found in 100% of California wines tested and 14 brands of beer in Germany.


Monsanto Profits Drop 25% AGAIN as Farmers, Individuals go Organic

Biotech and agricultural giant Monsanto has reported declining profits for the fiscal second-quarter earnings by 25 percent.


Monsanto Pushes for Bt Cotton in Kenya with Dismal Track Record Elsewhere

Monsanto’s Kenya Ltd., a subsidiary of the larger company, is trying to push another GM Bt cotton strain into Africa, even with its poor track record elsewhere.


Groups File Lawsuit to Block FDA’s Approval of GM Salmon

A lawsuit filed last week challenges the FDA’s authority to approve GM salmon under the 1938 Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.


Researchers Tout GM Maggots as Major Wound-Healing Advancement

Maggots have been used for centuries to aid in wound healing, but are newly genetically modified maggots that speed healing really safe?


National Farmers Union Calls for Halt of GM Alfalfa Seed Sales

The National Farmers Union of Canada advises Canadian farmers to avoid U.S. GM alfalfa seed, as GM contamination makes non-GM alfalfa of no market value.


USDA Deregulates New Monsanto-Made GMO Corn Strain

Farmers may now freely plant a new strain of genetically engineered, Monsanto-made corn that is resistant to the herbicides dicamba and glufosinate.


Biotech Giant BASF Closing GM Test Sites and Eliminating 350 Jobs

German chemical giant BASF has announced closing of GM test sites and elimination of 350 workers amid poor performance from GM portfolios.


Boulder County in Colorado to Phase Out GMO Crops

Boulder County, Colorado, officials have asked an advisory committee to submit a draft plan to phase out GMO crop growing on county-owned lands.


Deleting a Gene Stops Mice From Overeating – Are Humans Next?

By deleting a gene in certain nerve cells, scientists have discovered they can stop mice from overeating. Someday, it could be used to do the same in humans.


General Mills to Label ALL Products with GMOs, Thanks to Vermont’s GMO Labeling Law

Thanks to the GMO labeling law in Vermont, major GMO labeling opponent General Mills announced that it will label its products containing genetically modified ingredients.


Global Glyphosate Herbicide Market IS Driven by Genetically Modified Crops

Transparency Market Research forecasts an increase in the global glyphosate market due to increased cultivation of genetically modified crops.


BIG News! Senate Refuses DARK Act, Protects Americans’ Right to Know

Big News! The Senate just made the right decision in voting AGAINST a food bill that would effectively ruin GMO labeling across the country and keep Americans in the dark about what they are eating. The bill, appropriately deemed the DARK Act (Denying Americans the Right to Know act), would halt states’ decisions to enact mandatory […]


Breaking: Big Food Giant Guilty of Money Laundering in GMO Labeling Stunt

A landmark case found the Grocery Manufacturer’s Association guilty of a money laundering scheme that shielded members’ identities as they attacked GMO labeling.


Hawaii Citizens Beat Monsanto, Bypass ‘Right to Spray’ Pesticides Bill

Residents of the Hawaiian Islands just avoided a bill that would have forced residents to succumb to pesticide spraying without any say.