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Viewpoint: Do pesticides boost autism risk? New report says ‘possibly’ but correlations are ‘weak’ and ‘misleading’

Recently a study titled “Prenatal and infant exposure to ambient pesticides and autism spectrum disorder in children: population based case-control study” ...
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Bayer releases 107 Roundup safety studies as glyphosate-cancer legal battle continues

With recent legal battles, Bayer [has released]....all 107 Bayer-owned glyphosate safety study reports that were submitted to the European Food Safety ...
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CRISPR crops spur farming innovation despite climate change, water shortages and exploding food demand

Oliver Peoples | 
The discussion and debate surrounding advances in agriculture have become frequent topics of discussion....[N]ow more than ever, the concept of ...
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5 farmer tips to avoid ‘fear-based’ food marketing at the grocery store

Whether you realize it or not, we are inundated with fear-based marketing labels every time we set foot in a ...
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Viewpoint: Conventional, organic farming advocates should stop fighting and focus on feeding world’s growing population

Ryan Tipps | 
For years, discussions about the future of the agricultural industry have converged on the arbitrary yet consequential date of 2050, ...
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Viewpoint: Many organic farmers aren’t anti-GMO, and they’re tired of ‘meaningless’ food labels

Michelle Miller | 
[In February], I attended the MOSES Organic Farming Conference, the largest such gathering in the U.S., with thousands of people in ...
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Viewpoint: Farmers offer to teach popular organic activist ‘Food Babe’ about GMOs—so she bans them on social media

Michelle Miller | 
In the four and a half years I’ve been blogging and doing social media as a career, I have banned ...
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Is the anti-GMO movement following PETA’s animal rights activist playbook?

Michelle Miller | 
From drenching fields in chemicals to factory farming, there is so much misinformation out there about what happens on today’s ...
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New vectoring technology turns bees into soldiers in the war against plant pests

Kevin Folta | 
Bees are being armed as soldiers in the war on plant pests, leading the charge toward sustainable farming. Farming is ...
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This farmer says more food producers should stand up for agriculture—here’s 5 reasons why

Michelle Miller | 
....An advocate for agriculture, sometimes referred to as an AGvocate, can be anyone who works to tell the inclusive story ...
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Viewpoint: Anti-glyphosate activists are ‘rich, organized, and powerful’—don’t underestimate them

Amanda Zaluckyj | 
The campaign against glyphosate started a few years ago. The fairly benign herbicide was so closely tied to Roundup Ready ...
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Video: What are GMO crops—and are they natural? Pioneering plant scientist Mary-Dell Chilton explains

Michelle Miller | 
I write about GMOs on a somewhat regular basis, but sometimes it’s a topic worth revisiting on a very basic ...
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Will fear-based product labels fade in 2019? 5 food and farming predictions for the new year

Michelle Miller | 
Welcome, 2019! [In 2018 we] experienced newer diet trends where Keto and Whole30 reigned as some of the most popular ...
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Are we ‘meddling with creation’ by growing GMO crops?

Tim Durham | 
[F]or some, it’s a stretch to reconcile faith with new developments in agriculture, especially when it involves (perceived) meddling with ...
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‘Secret Ingredients’: Expert says the latest anti-GMO ‘shockumentary’ is clever, provocative—and wrong

Tim Durham | 
We’ve all see this in a science classroom or conference: The monotone reading from a prepared script, coupled with PowerPoint ...
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GMO ‘frankenwheat’ for breakfast? A closer look at popular but misleading food memes

Michelle Miller | 
Ever play a game of telephone when you were a kid? You start with a message, whisper it in someone’s ...
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Non-GMO Project logo not only deceives, it ironically features a genetically modified butterfly, scientist claims

Ryan Tipps | 
Perhaps no group is more in the spotlight on the topic of labeling than The Non-GMO Project, whose monarch butterfly logo ...
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How to change the minds of GMO skeptics

Michelle Miller | 
Critical thinking is something I’ve prided myself on and something I discuss frequently when giving public speeches. Unfortunately, this can sometimes ...
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Why organic apple farmers spray their trees with insecticides 32 times on average during each growing season

Michelle Miller | 
A lot of people buy organic foods because they believe organic means free from chemicals and pesticides. But the truth ...
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Viewpoint: Demand for non-GMO food suggests consumers want ‘easy’ answers to nutrition and health

Amanda Zaluckyj | 
Have you been grocery shopping lately? If so, it probably won’t come as much of a surprise that so-called “free-from” ...
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Why does America grow 90 million acres of corn every year?

Michelle Miller | 
The U.S. is the No. 1 producer of corn in the world. Planted on over 90 million acres, it is ...
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Is ‘factory farming’ an accurate description of modern agriculture?

Tim Durham | 
I’ve lived in four states on the East Coast and Gulf, and I’ve never found myself wanting come harvest time ...
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Biotech researchers petition FDA to ban ‘deceptive’ Non-GMO Project butterfly logo

The most authoritative science and technology think tank in the United States has filed a petition against the Non-GMO Project’s ...
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Myth busted: Only ‘Big Ag’ develops GMO crops

Michelle Miller | 
Farmers in other parts of the world — particularly in third world countries — are experiencing REAL problems that the ...
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How is your food grown? A trip to the farmer’s market might teach you

Michelle Miller | 
Wouldn’t that be great if we had an abundance of different types of food at our fingertips? Unfortunately .... The ...
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Viewpoint: Want to slash pesticide use? Stop trying to ban GMOs

Michelle Miller | 
On Aug. 20, I gave a speech in Dublin, Ireland, at the International Association for Plant Biotechnology Congress .... where ...
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Farmers say Laura Prepon and other anti-GMO celebrities make their jobs harder

Michelle Miller | 
I really wish there were more celebrities out there who embraced the biotechnology and the benefits behind modern agriculture. ...
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How anti-GMO groups copy advocacy ‘tactics’ from the anti-meat movement

Michelle Miller | 
The money trail behind [organic] food companies and activist groups is shocking, and there are similarities between the anti-GMO movement and the ...
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