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FDA, USDA announce formal agreement to tag team lab-grown meat regulation

Kimberly Leonard | 
Two government agencies will team up to regulate the emerging market of lab-grown meat, the Trump administration announced [March 7]. The Food ...
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Viewpoint: FDA needs to regulate alcohol companies that imply non-GMO cocktails are healthy

Kevin Mooney | 
When liquor companies start promoting the health benefits of cocktails, you know it’s time for the feds to get serious ...
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Viewpoint: Michelob’s ‘Pure Gold’ organic beer won’t preserve your health or the environment

Amanda Zaluckyj | 
Beer companies often use sex to sell their beers, but Michelob Ultra is reinventing the beer commercial by advertising something ...
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Viewpoint: Food companies should reject Non-GMO Project’s ‘extortion racket’

Kevin Mooney | 
Pay your protection money! Do the secret handshake and kiss the ring! Otherwise, you can expect to be on the ...
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Viewpoint: America’s courts must keep ‘junk science’ out of legal proceedings

Sherman Joyce | 
When jurors hear cases, they reasonably expect that they are presented only with reliable scientific information to support their deliberations ...
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Did EU’s regulation of pesticides contribute to Brexit?

Cristian Busoi | 
Historically, British farmers have supported the European Union, grateful both for subsidies and access to continental markets. Yet most of ...
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GMOs illustrate problem of false balance, junk science in media

T. Becket Adams | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. More than 100 Nobel ...

In Zika fight, should we prioritize our environment over human lives?

Richard Tren | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Zika is a real ...
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Sensationalist news on bees, neonicotinoids, ‘junk science’ leads to bad policy

T. Becket Adams | 
Next to Congress, the least-trusted institutions in the United States include newspapers, television and Internet news, according to Gallup. But ...

GMO labeling push reflects deep misunderstandings of science

Gregory Conko | 
Critics say genetically modified foods might be unsafe, but even if they are not, consumers have a right to know ...