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Poll suggests US shoppers unlikely at first to widely use QR code for GMO information

Des Monies Register | 
Most consumers likely wouldn't use scannable codes to find out if food they're buying contains genetically modified ingredients, a new poll says. Forty ...
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Sen. Grassley: GMO labeling legislation unlikely before July

Des Moines Register | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Congressional legislation for labeling food ...

Senate passes bill giving biotech and other companies more power to protect trade secrets

Des Moines Register | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Senate has unanimously ...

Iowa Sen. Grassley: GMO labeling deal “unlikely” before VT law goes into effect

Des Moines Register | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Sen. Chuck Grassley said ...

Vilsack will attempt to hash out GMO labeling before VT law takes effect in July

Des Moines Register | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The food industry, consumer ...

Environmental Working Group: Biotech doesn’t deserve credit for reducing soil erosion

Des Moines Register | 
Genetically modified crops are unfairly getting credit for reducing soil erosion on U.S. farmland, an environmental group said. In a ...

Congress facing pressure to establish national GMO labeling law

Des Moines Register | 
Congress could face pressure to establish a uniform, nationwide law on the labeling of foods made with genetically modified ingredients ...

Dow challenges Monsanto with new seed and herbicide system

Des Moines Register | 
Dow AgroSciences looked on for years as agribusiness giant Monsanto dominated the genetically modified seed market. Now the seed and ...

Norman Borlaug’s daughter decries anti-GMO ‘fear mongering’

Des Moines Register | 
Julie Borlaug will be among dozens of family members coming to Washington next week to honor the 100th birthday of ...

Biotech crop opponents slowing federal approval

Des Moines Register | 
The opposition to biotech crops is slowing the approval by U.S. regulators of new genetically modified products that is hurting ...

World Food Prize goes for work on biotech crops

USA Today | 
The following is an edited excerpt. As governments, food aid organizations and other groups are thinking big in their efforts ...
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