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Organic foods have less pesticide residue than conventional produce—but does it matter?

Washington Post | 
I’ve been following these issues for a long time, and I’ve seen a lot of evidence that organic foods have ...
Viewpoint: GMO debate's name-calling, death threats and 'anti-science' rhetoric bad for agriculture

Viewpoint: GMO debate’s name-calling, death threats and ‘anti-science’ rhetoric bad for agriculture

Washington Post | 
What has the world come to when people get death threats for expressing an opinion about agriculture? The toxicity of ...
Viewpoint: Organic food fight over hydroponics about money—and that's how farming should be

Viewpoint: Organic food fight over hydroponics about money—and that’s how farming should be

Slate | 
Sustainable farming can’t actually be sustainable if farmers can’t make money doing it. So there’s a certain irony in the organic ...
Challenging food movement: Small, organic farms not key to fixing food system

Challenging food movement: Small, organic farms not key to fixing food system

Washington Post | 
[Buying food from small, local, organic farms] cannot fix that chemical-intensive system that crowds out biodiversity, depletes the soil, pollutes ...
Media shouting match over neonicotinoids isn't helping bees

Media shouting match over neonicotinoids isn’t helping bees

Washington Post | 
[Bees have] become pawns in the ag wars, the subject of dueling bee-death narratives. In one of those story lines, pesticides ...
National Academy of Sciences says GMOs safe for humans and environment, but no panacea

National Academy of Sciences says GMOs safe for humans and environment, but no panacea

National Geographic | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Genetically-engineered crops are as ...
Is organic really more sustainable?

Is organic really more sustainable?

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. When you pony up ...
Farm subsidies have potential to incentivize conservation practices in 'Big Ag'

Farm subsidies have potential to incentivize conservation practices in ‘Big Ag’

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. This month, I set ...
Big Food broke 'spirit, letter' of law in campaign against WA state's GMO labeling initiative

Big Food broke ‘spirit, letter’ of law in campaign against WA state’s GMO labeling initiative

Fortune | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The nation’s largest food ...
Truth about 'food movement' may surprise you

Truth about ‘food movement’ may surprise you

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. . . . Ask ...

‘SmartLabels’ not good enough for GMO critics

Fortune | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Proponents of mandatory GMO ...

Setting aside the debate over GMOs, what are the problems in our food system?

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. I have a theory. It’s ...
WHO's IARC: Red meat is as 'dangerous' as glyphosate (and 476 other carcinogenic threats)

WHO’s IARC: Red meat is as ‘dangerous’ as glyphosate (and 476 other carcinogenic threats)

Fortune | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The World Health Organization's ...
Glyphosate: Real risks, benefits of poster child for GMO debate

Glyphosate: Real risks, benefits of poster child for GMO debate

Washington Post | 
PHThe GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. It’s hard to talk ...

Wash Po’s Tamar Haspel addresses conflict of interest charges

Washington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. [This post is excerpted ...
GMO chicken could solve avian flu crisis, saving millions of birds, if only if....

GMO chicken could solve avian flu crisis, saving millions of birds, if only if….

National Geographic | 
The solution to avian flu, the virus responsible for the devastating eradication of chicken and turkey flocks across much of ...
Food and ideology don't mix: There's not one way to feed world

Food and ideology don’t mix: There’s not one way to feed world

Washington Post | 
There’s an unbreachable divide between advocates of modern conventional agriculture and, essentially, everyone else, from the mainstream (organic, local, anti-GMO) ...
Corn: Debating the importance of corn in feeding the planet

Corn: Debating the importance of corn in feeding the planet

For the Union of Concerned Scientists, Ricardo Salvador writes, in part: Nowhere is the power and prowess of agricultural science ...

Corn? Yes. Importance of corn in feeding planet

Washington Post | 
There’s a strong case that field corn, used as a grain, is the single most important food crop on the ...
Overwrought debate over GMOS diverts Africa from addressing food crisis

Overwrought debate over GMOS diverts Africa from addressing food crisis

Washington Post | 
Say the words “green revolution,” and people take sides. ... As polarizing ideas go, though, the green revolution’s got nothing on ...

One baboon gene could vastly improve lives of millions of African farmers

National Geographic | 
With one gene, molecular geneticist Steve Kemp may someday be able to boost the success of small farms across a huge swath of ...

Is organic grass-fed beef healthier than grain fed?

Washington Post | 
Almost always, when I talk to scientists and farmers about food supply issues — whether it’s farm size, organic methods, ...
GMO American chestnut tree unique among GM innovations

GMO American chestnut tree unique among GM innovations

Washington Post | 
It was nearly 400 years ago that the Pilgrims sat down with the Wampanoag to share the feast that is ...
Do patents limit GMO research and farmers choice? Only a little

Do patents limit GMO research and farmers choice? Only a little

Washington Post | 
A 1980 Supreme Court decision that allowed patents to be granted to living things kicked off a controversy. The basic ...

Both small and large farms are needed for ‘optimal’ sustainable farming system

Washington Post | 
Small farms are inefficient but are more likely to grow healthful foods and might be more environmentally friendly, while large ...

Will consumers accept GM yeast that could save our oceans?

Washington Post | 
Scientists at DuPont have genetically modified a yeast to produce a long-chain omega-3 fatty acid, essential to human health and ...

Most responsible, sustainable agricultural system is hybrid of organic, conventional and GMO

Washington Post | 
Amy Hepworth, an organic farmer in New York’s Hudson Valley, also believes in the importance of soil health and working ...

Weighing the plusses and minuses of GMO labeling

Washington Post | 
The most visible and contentious debate in our food supply is undoubtedly over labeling of genetically modified organisms. In the ...