Tag: GMO

Poll: 77% of U.S. Northwest are in Favor of GMO Labeling

Poll: 77% of U.S. Northwest are in Favor of GMO Labeling

July 22, 2014 | by

A recent poll suggests 77 percent of residents in the Northwestern region of the U.S. would prefer that GMO-containing foods be labeled.

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Barcode System Suggested as Means to Label GMOs by One of Biotech’s Best Friends

Barcode System Suggested as Means to Label GMOs by One of Biotech’s Best Friends

July 20, 2014 | by

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack wants to institute an extended barcode that would say whether a product contains genetically modified ingredients or not.

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Biotech Bullying: French Government Withdraws from Long-Term GMO Study

Biotech Bullying: French Government Withdraws from Long-Term GMO Study

July 19, 2014 | by

The French Risk’OGM project was intended to follow up on the Séralini study showing tumors in rats, but it seems biotech is causing the project to halt.

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Congress Says Americans Are Too Stupid to Read GMO Food Labels

Congress Says Americans Are Too Stupid to Read GMO Food Labels

July 17, 2014 | by

Congress members declared outright and out loud that they believe Americans are too stupid to read GMO labels were they to be mandatory.

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Emergency Request: GM Cotton Growers Want Unlicensed Pesticide Use on 3 Million Acres

Emergency Request: GM Cotton Growers Want Unlicensed Pesticide Use on 3 Million Acres

July 17, 2014 | by

Beyond Pesticides is asking the EPA to reject an emergency request by Texas farmers to use a controversial pesticide on GE cotton to control super weeds.

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Organic Farmer Steve Marsh to Appeal GMO Contamination Court Decision in Australia

Organic Farmer Steve Marsh to Appeal GMO Contamination Court Decision in Australia

July 16, 2014 | by

Steve Marsh is an organic farmer who lost a court case over GMO crop contamination, but is now appealing the ruling with support of several non-GMO groups.

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Push ‘Benefits’ of GMO Crops, a Report from the UK Says

Push ‘Benefits’ of GMO Crops, a Report from the UK Says

July 15, 2014 | by

A report from the UK House of Commons supports the British government’s plan to push GMO crops, though is silent on which crops will be grown.

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Monsanto Hides Toxicity Test Results on RoundUp, Calling them ‘Commercial Secret’

Monsanto Hides Toxicity Test Results on RoundUp, Calling them ‘Commercial Secret’

July 14, 2014 | by

Monsanto is refusing to release to the public lab tests on RoundUp as they are ‘secret’, which gave the company authority to use glyphosate in China.

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GMO Bananas to Boost Vitamin A Arrive for First Test in Iowa

GMO Bananas to Boost Vitamin A Arrive for First Test in Iowa

July 13, 2014 | by

Human trials for the Vitamin-A boosting GMO banana have begun in Iowa. with volunteers offering up their blood samples after eating bits of GMO bananas.

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Hillary Clinton Cheerleads for Biotech and GMOs

Hillary Clinton Cheerleads for Biotech and GMOs

July 11, 2014 | by

Who has the next famous face to convince the world that GMOs are safe? Maybe a former first lady, and once U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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