15 years after debuting GMO crops, Colombia's switch has benefited farmers and environment

15 years after debuting GMO crops, Colombia’s switch has benefited farmers and environment

GM crops saved water, reduced greenhouse gas emissions and provided farmers and the rest of Colombia with a variety of ...
Ecuador passes law allowing GMO crop research

Ecuador passes law allowing GMO crop research

[Editor's note: The following article has been translated from Spanish.] Ecuador has approved a law allowing the entry of genetically ...
GMO 20-year safety endorsement: 280 science institutions, more than 3,000 studies

GMO 20-year safety endorsement: 280 science institutions, more than 3,000 studies

Despite vehement public debate, there is an overwhelming scientific consensus that GE foods present no greater risk than non-GMO crops, ...
Chile's GMO schizophrenia: It exports seeds and imports crops, but doesn't allow cultivation

Chile’s GMO schizophrenia: It exports seeds and imports crops, but doesn’t allow cultivation

Chile has a surprising export crop: seeds. It is currently the fifth largest seed producer worldwide, and the first in the production of genetically ...
Developing countries, universities beginning to develop genetically engineered crops

Developing countries, universities beginning to develop genetically engineered crops

A very common criticism against genetically modified (GM) crops, whenever they are mentioned, is to automatically associate them with a ...
Latin American GMO powerhouse Brazil expands portfolio of crops with intro of new herbicide resistant soy

Latin American GMO powerhouse Brazil expands portfolio of crops with intro of new herbicide resistant soy

Brazil pushes forward in its GMO development program, approving a new herbicide resistant soybean. About 90% of Brazilian soy and ...
244 reasons why GMOs are safe: Global science organizations endorse crop biotech

244 reasons why GMOs are safe: Global science organizations endorse crop biotech

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Currently there is a ...
GMO gluten-free wheat could be savior for celiac sufferers, but anti-biotech campaigners block it

GMO gluten-free wheat could be savior for celiac sufferers, but anti-biotech campaigners block it

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Wheat is one of the ...
275 global science organizations affirm consensus for GMO food and crop safety

275 global science organizations affirm consensus for GMO food and crop safety

Currently there is a social and political controversy about the safety of of foods produced from genetically modified (GM) crops, ...