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30,000 food products with Non-GMO Project label may be “false or misleading,” FDA guidance document says

The Non-GMO label may soon see its ubiquitous butterfly wings trimmed ...
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10 GMO memes backed up by science

Anti-GMO activists have churned out memes critical of GM crops and food. Now science enthusiasts are fighting back with fact-based ...
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Viewpoint: Stonyfield Organic enlisted ‘rapid response team’ of academics to ‘scare people’ about GMOs

2015 was the peak of the GMO labeling debate. Bills were being thrown around at both the state and federal ...
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Was there Russian collusion? When it comes to prominent anti-GMO groups, the disturbing answer is ‘yes’

Modern genetic engineering techniques applied to agriculture are making stunning advances. This year, after decades in (gratuitous) regulatory limbo, the ...
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GMO labeling emerges as hot-button issue in organic and conventional food industry fights

Editor's note: This article is part three of a three-part series by Marc Brazeau on his 2018 predictions on food, ...
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Stonyfield-Gary Hirshberg fiasco grows over video with young girls spreading misinformation about farming and GMOs

Usually, a video with kids talking is cute, funny, perhaps poignant. However, scientists’ and farmers’ reactions to a promotional video ...
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‘Gut punch’: Canadian farmer takes attacks against GMOs personally

[Editor's note: Andrew Campbell is a dairy and crop farmer near London, Ont.] Our corn and soybeans are mostly genetically ...
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Non-GMO movement plagued by ‘rampant sexism’, critic says

It’s no secret that [moms are] among the most coveted demographics of the non-GMO marketing machine. Jeffrey Smith, one of ...
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Worst 10 list: Advocacy groups that put ideology ahead of science on food and farming issues

Which organizations promote ideology over science in the debate over crop biotechnology? The list includes some of the most well-known ...
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Nestlé bucks trend, won’t add GMO labels despite activist pressure

The organic faction is back at it with its bullying tactics. This time, they're going after Nestlé. In a February ...
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When Celebrity And Science Collide: Hollywood And The Anti-Biotechnology Food Movement

Celebrityhood does not equate with science knowledge. The opinions of music and media stars are no more relevant to the ...
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Will Biotechnology Regulations Squelch Food and Farming Innovation?

The GLP's 18-part 5-week series -- GMO: Beyond the Science -- begins with a look at the regulatory web that ...
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Scientist for hire? Does anti-neonic activist David Goulson produce pre-determined ‘research’ for funders?

Leading UK sustainability researcher embroiled in a scandal over alleged manipulation of European bee health advisory group takes NGO advocacy ...
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Anti-GMO groups exploiting liberal fear of President-elect Trump

“It’s time to fight,” reads the subject line of an email from the organic-funded Just Label It campaign.... The fight? ...
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2016 Presidential Race: Clinton, Trump, Stein, and Johnson on Food, Farming and GMOs

Here is a GMO policy primer, lining up not just Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but also Libertarian Party candidate ...
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WikiLeaks shows how Big Organic’s Gary Hirshberg ‘bought’ Clinton’s support for GMO labeling

The latest WikiLeaks dump of Democratic Party emails shows that one prominent Big Organic player gets his emails answered by ...
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Viewpoint: Economist Adam Smith knew a creep when he saw one

This article originally appeared at Forbes and has been republished here with the author's permission. “It is remarkable to see ...
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Anti-biotech hidden agenda: Link GMO feed to conventional dairy products to scare adoption of organics

Why is organic dairy, which industry leaders call a "gateway product", so important to anti-GMO movement? ...
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GMO labeling may be more about marketing than transparency

Is GMO labeling really about a consumer's right to know? Or is it about creating doubt about the safety of ...
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Pro-GMO advocates capitulate to support GMO label law: Is this science’s Munich agreement?

Is the GMO labeling bill, which was just passed by both houses of Congress, a loss for advocates of biotechnology ...
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Bipartisan Senate GMO labeling agreement under attack from activists

A bipartisan compromise on GMO labeling has been reached in the Senate. But the bill is still far from being ...
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Do GMO labels address food issues consumers care about?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Both the pro-labeling and ...
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Why GMO labels should be voluntary like Kosher labels

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

Is GMO labeling a scare tactic?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. To be considered organic, ...

Are GMO labeling advocates compromising on readable bar code and delaying VT labeling law?

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. [In mid-February], we were ...

GMO labeling advocates reject proposed electronic labels in meetings with Vilsack

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Details are finally trickling ...
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Do process food labels help or harm consumers?

Process food labels have become ubiquitous- organic, natural, shade grown-but is this explosion of information actually good for the consumer? ...
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Recapping the 2015 GMO debate: Science eclipses ‘Dark’ voices of anti-biotech hysteria

The year ends with a Congressional battle over GMO labeling after the historic approval of the first animal modified for ...
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