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Anti-GMO activists in Hawaii hope for appeal after judge invalidates new restrictions

West Hawaii Today | 
Oversight of genetically modified crops in Hawaii remains the state’s kuleana, a federal judge ruled last week when invalidating Hawaii County’s ...

GM papaya registry in Hawaii will not release growers’ information publicly

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 
Judge Greg Nakamura granted a preliminary injunction Tuesday preventing Hawaii County from disclosing the identity and specific location of farms ...

Hawaii island GMO ban threatens future of university-based independent research

West Hawaii Today | 
Hawaii County set itself apart from much of the rest of the state in December by effectively banning the large ...

Farmers clash in Hawaii court over GMO disclosure requirements

West Hawaii Today | 
Does requiring farmers growing genetically modified crops to register with Hawaii County result in the release of proprietary information? That’s ...

Hawaii County Council votes against full GMO ban

Stephens Media Hawaii | 
It was deja vu for the Hawaii County Council on Tuesday as it voted against a full ban on genetically ...
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Hawai’i County Mayor Kenoi signs anti-GMO Bill 113

West Hawaii Today | 
Just weeks after Kaua’i County Mayor Bernard Carvalho vetoed a controversial anti-GMO bill, Hawai’i County Mayor signed the anti-GMO Bill ...
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‘Big Island’ on Hawaii passes bill banning GMOs, exempts GM papayas

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 
By a 6-3 vote, the the Hawaii County Council passed Bill 113 on November 19 that prohibits all new genetically ...

‘Battle Royale’ over Hawaii County’s anti-GMO Bill 113 throws dark cloud over farmers

West Hawaii Today | 
Scientists are worried that their research will be negatively impacted if the Hawaii County Council approves Bill 113, which would ...

Farmers on Hawaii’s Big Island say proposed bill could kill local dairy industry

West Hawaii Today | 
The only way to stay in business as a dairy farmer is to also grow corn, Tom Callis reports in West ...

Overall GMO ban rejected by Hawaii County Council

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 
The Hawaii County Council took its first bite out of legislation on genetically altered crops Friday, voting down an overall ...

Hawaiian officials introduce additional GMO bills

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 
Hawaii Island’s food fight is about to get even more messy. After sitting on the sidelines during the last three ...

Anti-biotech critics propose killing Hawaiian papaya crop

Hawaii Tribune-Herald | 
The following is an edited excerpt.  Genetic engineering opponents turned out in force Tuesday before the Hawaii County Council to ...
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