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GMO sugar beets offer 30% yield boost, but mandatory labels could devastate farmers

Jennifer Brown | 
[F]armers began using genetically modified beet seeds eight years ago. Sugar extracted from ... beets shows no trace of genetic modification. It’s the ...
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Genetics may influence how you feel about your weight

New research led by the University of Colorado Boulder is the first to show that people inherit genes that make them ...

Denver Post editorial: In banning GMO crops, Boulder County organic activists overrun science

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Farmers must overcome damaging ...
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Denver Post: Corporate labeling, blight resistant potato strengthens case for GMOs

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. If we could go ...

Chipotle endorses Colorado GMO label law but offers no money

Steve Raabe | 
Restaurant giant Chipotle Mexican Grill is endorsing the Colorado ballot measure that mandates labeling of genetically engineered food. Proposition 105 ...
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Colorado GMO label battle pit chefs against farmers

Colleen O'Connor | 
With the Nov. 4, 2014, ballot measure, Colorado is at the forefront of a fierce food fight raging across the ...

Former Colorado ag commish: Vote ‘No’ on Colorado GMO labeling law

Don Ament | 
Colorado voters are faced with an important decision on the November 2014 ballot. As a former Colorado commissioner of agriculture, ...

My garden is organic and I grow GMOs

Krista Kafer | 
Enter by the wooden gate, you'll find a lush vegetable garden with red veined chard, green cabbages, spicy arugula, bright ...

GMO labeling on November ballot in Colorado

Jesse Paul | 
A proposition seeking the labeling of foods containing genetically modified organisms will be on the November ballot, the Colorado Secretary ...

Greenpeace’s war on world health

Vincent Carroll | 
The following is an excerpt. If there's anything more annoying than a huckster, it's a self-righteous huckster working for a ...
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