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CRISPR revolution could level the playing field for crop biotech companies

CRISPR revolution could level the playing field for crop biotech companies

Capital Press | 
For agriculture, [CRISPR] technology is a new way to instill crops and livestock with desirable traits — or to remove ...
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How the EU decides to regulate CRISPR gene-edited crops will have ‘huge impact’ on US, rest of world

Capital Press | 
Most gene editing techniques should not come under the Europe Union’s strict regulatory regime for genetically modified organisms, according to ...
USDA approves extra-oil producing gene-edited camelina, not regulated as a GMO

USDA approves extra-oil producing gene-edited camelina, not regulated as a GMO

Capital Press | 
A variety of camelina that’s gene-edited to increase oil content can be grown without undergoing the USDA’s regulatory process for ...
GMO clover that could improve livestock digestion in field tests

GMO clover that could improve livestock digestion in field tests

Capital Press | 
Forage Genetics, which is best known for alfalfa that’s genetically modified to withstand glyphosate herbicides, began field testing the transgenic ...
Oregon considers new restrictions, labels for neonicotinoid insecticides over bee health concerns

Oregon considers new restrictions, labels for neonicotinoid insecticides over bee health concerns

Capital Press | 
Neonicotinoid pesticides, which critics blame for death and illness among pollinators, would be subject to new restrictions and labeling rules ...
Biotech critics in Oregon look to overturn state's block of local GMO bans

Biotech critics in Oregon look to overturn state’s block of local GMO bans

Portland Tribune | 
Biotech critics are calling on Oregon lawmakers to overturn a prohibition against local government restrictions on genetically engineered crops because ...
Why farmers have been slow to adopt GMO alfalfa

Why farmers have been slow to adopt GMO alfalfa

Capital Press | 
Adoption of genetically engineered alfalfa among farmers has lagged behind other biotech crops, with the vast majority of U.S. acreage ...
GMO crops not ‘contaminating’ nearby organic farms, USDA data suggest

GMO crops not ‘contaminating’ nearby organic farms, USDA data suggest

Capital Press | 
In 2015, Oregon lawmakers passed House Bill 2509, which created mediation protocols for growers who believe nearby farming practices are ...
Calyxt's bruise-resistant, non-browning GMO potato cleared for sale

Calyxt’s bruise-resistant, non-browning GMO potato cleared for sale

Capital Press | 
The [USDA] has advised the potato’s developer, Calyxt, the cultivar is not a “regulated article” under federal law because it doesn’t ...
Judge strikes down GMO ban in Josephine County, Oregon

Judge strikes down GMO ban in Josephine County, Oregon

Capital Press | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The prohibition against genetically ...

Organic farming groups at odds over compost contaminated with pesticides

Capital Press | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A rift has developed ...

Oregon House passes bill to label GMO salmon

East Oregonian | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Oregon House [February ...

Audit: USDA regulators don’t consider past non-compliance when approving biotech field trials

Capital Press | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. USDA’s biotechnology regulators don’t ...

Court rules biotech firms may be responsible if GMO crops disrupt export market

Capital Press | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Biotech developers may have ...
Voters overwhelmingly reject GMO ban in Oregon county

Voters overwhelmingly reject GMO ban in Oregon county

Capital Press | 
A proposed ban on biotech crops in Oregon’s Benton County has failed by a strong margin. Nearly 73 percent of ...

Proponents, critics of GMOs agree on how to mediate co-existence conflicts in Oregon farming

Capital Press | 
Disputes over genetically modified crops would be mediated by Oregon farm regulators under legislation that has won support from biotech ...

Ag industry fears foreign countries hold ‘veto’ over US-approved GMOs

Capital Press | 
The barrage of farmer lawsuits against a biotech developer could give foreign buyers more influence over genetically modified crops grown ...

Is there gap in federal regulation of newer GMOs?

Capital Press | 
Critics say a loophole in federal regulations for genetically engineered crops will backfire against biotech companies. Under current rules, USDA ...

USDA lacks authority to regulate GM pine

Capital Press | 
The genetically modified variety of pine developed by Arborgen cannot be restricted by USDA, the agency has determined. A pine ...

Oregon governor seeks authority to establish ‘control areas’ for GMO crops

Capital Press | 
A bill proposed by Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber seeks to expand the authority of state farm regulators over genetically engineered ...
Scotts' GMO turfgrass approved as USDA concludes no risk review necessary for 'gene gun' modifications

Scotts’ GMO turfgrass approved as USDA concludes no risk review necessary for ‘gene gun’ modifications

Capital Press | 
A new GMO variety of tall fescue turfgrass that's resistant to glyphosate herbicides has been cleared for cultivation by USDA without ...

Oral arguments over Vermont GMO label law challenge set for December

Capital Press | 
A federal judge will hear oral arguments over Vermont's genetically modified organism labeling law in mid-December. The plaintiffs have asked ...

Hawaii GMO court case could provide guidance on legal challenge of Oregon county ban

Capital Press | 
Upcoming oral arguments in a lawsuit over a Hawaiian county’s prohibition against genetically modified organisms will likely focus on whether ...

GE vaccines a headache for organic livestock producers

Capital Press | 
Genetically modified livestock vaccines are causing consternation in the organic industry, which is having a hard time deciphering which vaccines ...

Oregon’s GMO labeling initiative depends on ‘urban’ votes

Portland Tribune | 
The fate of Oregon’s genetically modified organism labeling initiative will hinge on whether heavy spending by opponents can overcome the ...

Ruling upholding mandatory country-of-origin labeling may impact GMO labeling

Capital Press | 
A recent court ruling that upheld mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) of meat may come to bear on litigation over labels ...

Poorly written GM ban in Oregon opens door to lawsuits against non-GMO farmers

Capital Press | 
An ordinance that prohibits biotech crops in Oregon's Jackson County is vague enough to encompass some conventionally bred crops, according ...

Oregon’s Jackson county’s GM crop ban may face lawsuits based on state’s right-to-farm law

Capital Press | 
Opponents of a ban on genetically engineered crops passed by Jackson County voters say the prohibition is ripe for a ...