'Advocacy research' tying neonicotinoids to bee deaths debunked, but still effective propaganda

‘Advocacy research’ tying neonicotinoids to bee deaths debunked, but still effective propaganda

...[A] worrisome... trend is the increasing frequency of articles containing flawed “advocacy research” that is actually designed to give a false result. This ...
Non-GMO label hoodwinks consumers to promote corporate profits

Non-GMO label hoodwinks consumers to promote corporate profits

For many products, the Non GMO label simply means exploiting concerns of skittish consumers ...
Are bees in peril from neonicotinoids? Farmer evidence challenges doomsayers

Are bees in peril from neonicotinoids? Farmer evidence challenges doomsayers

Will farmers be allowed to use safe effective neonic seed treatments or will hysterical and erroneous reports of bee deaths ...

How ‘advocacy research’ distorts GMO debate

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Scientific publishing is in ...
20 answers to FAQs about GMOs: Safety, butterflies, glyphosate and more

20 answers to FAQs about GMOs: Safety, butterflies, glyphosate and more

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. [Editor's note: The original ...
Not all science created equal: The genetically engineered crops story

Not all science created equal: The genetically engineered crops story

In 1987 the US National Academy of Sciences stated there were no new risks from plants created using recombinant DNA ...

‘Pseudo-science nonsense’ about GMOs designed to scare, not educate

The internet is full of false information about GM crops and derived food. The untrained observer (or scientist trained in another ...

No fooling science with anti-GMO myths

The internet is full of false information about genetically modified crops and derived food. Unfortunately the average person — including many ...

US regulators sitting on non-browning Arctic Apple approval

A Canadian company petitioned USDA regulators two years ago to “deregulate” – approve for unrestricted cultivation and marketing — a ...

Sustainability case for GE crops

The public debate about food has become deafening. "Local" and "organic" are mantras of the organic lobby, but organic food ...

Anti-GMO industry launches demonization tour

In response to the impending approval of the genetically modified Arctic Apple, an anti-GMO group-sponsored speaking tour began its 32-city ...
Organics versus GMO: Why the debate?

Organics versus GMO: Why the debate?

There is a global consensus on the safety of GMOs. Yet, anti-GMO activists and proponents of organic crops are fighting ...
Fear mongering about DNA-modified apples hurts farmers, consumers, says GM supporter

Fear mongering about DNA-modified apples hurts farmers, consumers, says GM supporter

Most people are familiar with the unappetizing browning of apples shortly after they’re cut or bitten into. The good news ...