Pesticides and food: It’s not a black and white issue

Special 6-part series starting on

FIRST ARTICLE: Has pesticide use decreased over the last 40 years?

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Using gene editing to improve animal welfare may quell fear of ‘Franken-animals’

Associated Press | 
A company wants to alter farm animals by adding and subtracting genetic traits in a lab. It sounds like science ...
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Chipotle-led campaign against Big Ag, GMOs mocks concern for customer health

Associated Press | 
Gathered for a free music festival, a crowd waits to see one of the headline attractions — an exhibit about ...

Going ‘GMO free’ fails to boost Cheerio’s sales

Associated Press | 
Plain old Cheerios are no longer made with genetically modified ingredients, but the switch hasn't yet translated to a boost ...