FDA questions safety of Impossible Burger’s veggie patties made with genetically engineered yeast

FDA questions safety of Impossible Burger’s veggie patties made with genetically engineered yeast

One of the chief selling points of the Impossible Burger, a much ballyhooed plant-based burger patty, is its resemblance to ...
Parts per billion trace amounts of glyphosate herbicide found in Ben & Jerry's ice cream

Parts per billion trace amounts of glyphosate herbicide found in Ben & Jerry’s ice cream

A growing number of foods commonly found in kitchens across America have tested positive for glyphosate, the herbicide that is ...
Ties to biotech corporations within Congress’s biotech panel could skew crucial policies

Ties to biotech corporations within Congress’s biotech panel could skew crucial policies

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine are assigned by Congress to provide policy guidance to the government...One of ...
Senate's GMO labeling bill clears major hurdle, final approval expected this week

Senate’s GMO labeling bill clears major hurdle, final approval expected this week

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A federal bill that ...
Vitamins going GMO free

Vitamins going GMO free

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Consumers wanting to know ...
Lawsuit: Quaker Oat’s ‘100% Natural’ claim false because of glyphosate traces

Lawsuit: Quaker Oat’s ‘100% Natural’ claim false because of glyphosate traces

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

Senate votes on SmartLabel for GMO labeling, would preempt Vermont’s mandatory standard

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. . . . [T]he ...
Campbell will label foods that contain GMO ingredients

Campbell will label foods that contain GMO ingredients

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Breaking from its industry ...

FDA defines GMO scientifically, many ‘non-GMO’ foods are in fact genetically modified

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. While the F.D.A.’s stance ...
Organic food recalls due to bacterial contamination soaring

Organic food recalls due to bacterial contamination soaring

The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion, and analysis. New data collected by Stericycle, ...

Non-GMO Similac baby formula to appear in stores soon

The maker of Similac Advance, the top commercial baby formula brand in the United States, says it will begin selling ...

Organic food processor SunOpta to have first USDA-verified non-GMO label

A little-known but publicly traded organic food processing company, SunOpta, has persuaded the federal government that its system for detecting ...

Panera creates ‘no-no’ ingredient list in response to consumer demand

In doing so, Panera Bread will join the growing ranks of food companies and restaurants that have announced plans to eliminate a ...
Chipotle says it serves no food with GMO ingredients in 1,800 outlets

Chipotle says it serves no food with GMO ingredients in 1,800 outlets

“This is another step toward the visions we have of changing the way people think about and eat fast food,” ...

New York Times’ writer addresses GMO labeling issue, leaves out the science

There are few industry debates as heated these days as the one about labeling foods that contain genetically modified ingredients ...

US subsidizes $125 million of organic farming research and conservation

The United States Department of Agriculture plans to announce that it will spend $52 million to support local and regional ...

Products made by synthetic organisms enter comsumer households

Consumer products containing ingredients made using an advanced form of engineering known as synthetic biology are beginning to show up ...

Grocery Manufacturer’s Association seeks ‘natural’ label for GMOs

The trade organization representing the nation’s largest food and beverage companies wants permission to label as “natural” products that contain ...

Whole Foods drops Chobani Greek-style yogurt in anti GMO effort

Whole Foods says that as of early next year, its stores will no longer stock Chobani, a Greek yogurt brand ...

Disease cutting corn yields, some speculate GM connection

ALTON, Iowa — It has come on like a tidal wave, washing across the Corn Belt from Minnesota to the ...

Misgivings about how a weed killer affects the soil

ALTON, Iowa — The puny, yellow corn stalks stand like weary sentries on one boundary of Dennis Von Arb’s field ...
USDA approves Non-GMO Project's label claims

USDA approves Non-GMO Project’s label claims

In a first for the U.S., the Agriculture Department has approved the Non-GMO project's labels for meat and liquid egg ...

UK: Kraft’s GE wheat label is a mistake

The following is an edited excerpt. The case of the labels warning of genetically modified wheat found on Kraft Mac ...

Connecticut passes first GE labeling bill with qualifications

The following is an edited excerpt. Connecticut on Monday became the first state to pass a bill that would require ...
Food companies struggle to replace GM ingredients

Food companies struggle to replace GM ingredients

What exactly does it take to gain certification as "non-GMO" food? ...

Report on U.S. meat sounds alarm on resistant bacteria

The following is an excerpt. More than half of samples of ground turkey, pork chops and ground beef collected from ...

Food politics creates rift in panel on labeling

The following is an excerpt. The politics of genetically modified food has created a rift in a policy-setting committee of ...
Wal-Mart may back GM labeling initiative

Wal-Mart may back GM labeling initiative

The U.S.'s largest grocery store operator has been discussing lobbying for a national labeling program ...