Prop 37 will subject most packaged foods to labeling, says Cornell professor

A Cornell University professor maintains most packaged foods would need to carry a genetically engineered label if California voters approve ...

Reality check: Anti-Proposition 37 ad is partially misleading

What's the charge? Henry I. Miller, a fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution who was founding director of the Food ...

Indonesia: Transgenic products safe, say scientists

After a French researcher published an alarming study on genetically modified crops, Indonesian scientists say they will scrutinize research from ...

Transgenic grains again scare Europe after misleading GM study

The debate about the possible harmful effects of GM foods came roaring back after a French scientific research linked the ...

The unintended consequences of California Prop 37

So let’s exercise our right to know. Prop 37 is widely described as a referendum to require special labels for ...
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Anti-GMO study is “inadequate”, says European Food Safety Authority

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has found that a controversial study, which claimed to link genetically modified (GM) crops ...

How Prop 37 will impact Midwest farmers

The old battle between seed companies and opponents of genetically engineered agriculture is being waged anew in California, where voters ...

LA Times comes out against Prop 37

There's a growing gap between what grocery shoppers think they know about their food and the reality. Those tomatoes with ...

Natural Products Association opposes Prop 37

The Natural Products Association supports the right of consumers to know what ingredients go into their food products. However, NPA ...

Food industry braces for Prop 37

On Nov. 6, 2012, California voters will decide the fate of Proposition 37, the Genetically Engineered Foods Labeling Initiative. If ...
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California: Valley farmers fear ‘modified’ wording in Prop. 37

The Valley's edible crops are grown without genetic engineering, but farmers here still fear a ballot initiative aimed at labeling ...
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“GMO free” labeling may be cancelled in Ukraine

Manufacturers and importers will be required to indicate information on the presence in food of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) provided ...

EU rejects French scientist report linking GM corn to cancer

The European Food Safety Authority said Thursday it cannot accept an "inadequate" report by a French scientist on a link ...

India: Activists seek new law on GM crop trials

Even as the Indian government has expressed its willingness to ratify the Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur supplementary protocol on biosafety, the potential ...

In the Prop 37 food fight, is fair play losing out?

On Nov. 6, voters will decide whether to approve the country's first law requiring labels for genetically modified foods. More ...

Prop. 37 is about language, not concept, says GM supporter

People who are either clueless or shills for anti-science hysteria insist 'something is better than nothing' when it comes to ...

Florida: Anti-GM group fights for genetically modified food labeling

The food sold at the farmer's market is the type of food members of Food and Water Watch want to ...

India: Anti-GM protestors do not seem to understand science, says Deputy Director of India’s Council of Agricultural Research

Anti-GM protestors do not seem to understand science and that genetically-modified crops are an extension of modern science, Indian Council ...
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GM cow designed to produce milk without an allergy-causing protein

A genetically modified cow whose milk lacks a substance that causes allergic reactions in people has been created by scientists ...

Tanzania: Endless debate on GMOs must come to an end

LAST week during the Africa Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) in Arusha, fresh calls were made for the government to adopt ...

Scientists fret over FDA slowness on genetically altered animals

Scientists have created a genetically modified milk that lacks a key protein involved in triggering allergies — an impressive technical ...

Prop. 37: More information is good, but rampant litigation isn’t, says GM supporter

While outsiders will try, it's hard to generalize about Californians. The most populous state in the nation is as diverse ...

Does Prop 37 bar “natural” labeling of non-GM foods?

The first sentence of California's Proposition 37 sums up its essence: "California consumers have the right to know whether the ...

Generic biotech crops jeopardized by over-regulation

The Competitive Enterprise Institute released a new study finding that regulatory policy could inhibit the development of a generic market ...

Finding the common GM ground

I'm often asked why I don’t take a strong position on the GM debate – its either the best thing ...

Russia bans all GM corn imports; EU may also ban Monsanto GMO

Russia has now officially banned all imports of genetically modified corn, citing concerns from a recent study by French researchers ...

Mexicans protest against genetically modified corn

A theatrical protest in Mexico City against genetically modified corn. Scores of people took to the streets of the capital ...

Livestock genetics could be a valuable resource

Farm animal genetic resources are not only valued significantly for their current economic, environmental services social and cultural roles but ...
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