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Nov
5

Vandana Shiva Achieves Amazing Feat Of Appropriating Her Own Culture Kavin Senapathy Forbes Vandana Shiva, widely beloved by anti-GMO activists worldwide, is an author, feminist, environmentalist and anti-biotechnology leader who opposes modern agriculture. She is a frontrunner in the opposition to crops created with modern molecular genetic engineering, better known as Genetically Modified Organisms–an unscientific… read more

Nov
3

Don’t Constrain Innovation On The Farm Craig Hill The Des Moines Register As an Iowan and a farmer, I take great pride in our state being home to the World Food Prize and marveled at the many great minds from around the globe who recently met in Des Moines to discuss food production and the… read more

Oct
16

GMOs: You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers Kate Hall Forbes In 2016, we will mark the 20 year anniversary of crops developed using agricultural biotechnology, popularly known as GMOs. Since their introduction, GMOs have been rigorously studied and tested by scientists, government agencies and biotechnology companies. In fact, today’s GM products are the most researched… read more

Oct
7

Court Or Congress Likely To Kill Needless GMO Labels Editorial Hartford Courant The future of Connecticut’s law mandating the labeling of foods made with genetically modified organisms has been thrown in doubt by Congress and a court. And that’s just fine. The law is needless. The law — which has never taken effect — may… read more

Oct
7

Food Labeling Debate Drives Political Policy Todd Fitchette Western Farm Press As one who makes his living using words, it’s easy for me to become frustrated with catch-phrases, buzzwords and food labels. That’s why a Food Tank article titled 10 certification agencies creating a more sustainable food system caught my eye. As phrases like “organic”… read more

Oct
7

State Food Labeling Mandates Are Bad For Consumers And Farmers Bob Stallman The Hill There is a growing anxiety among American farmers, manufacturers and shoppers about confusing and expensive changes coming soon to store shelves unless the U.S. Senate acts quickly to preserve America’s food labeling system.  This is the message members of the Coalition… read more

Oct
6

This Column Is ‘100 Percent, All Natural’ Steven Austad The Huntsville Times It’s natural.  All natural.  100% natural. What is? Apparently, just about everything. I set myself a recent challenge. Could I walk down any aisle of my local supermarket and not find at least one product announcing its all-naturalhood? Nope. I discovered “all natural”… read more

Oct
1

The Dr. Oz Show Needs A Warning Label Bill Horan AGWeb The wizard is a fraud. That’s what Dorothy and her friends discover in “The Wizard of Oz.” Many viewers of The Dr. Oz Show will have reached a similar conclusion last week, following another one of the host’s silly attacks on genetic modification in… read more

Sep
25

GMOs And Junk Science Kavin Senapathy Project-Syndicate In today’s media landscape, where unfounded opinions, hype, and rumors are rife, the scientific method – the means by which we determine, based on empirical and measurable evidence, what is true – should serve as a touchstone of reality. Science enables us to gauge what we think we… read more

Sep
24

Hoosier Farmers, Families Need Senate To Stand Up For Science Dave Lowe Daily News Indiana families will be hurt with higher costs if a group of anti-science activists get mandatory “warning” labeling laws on foods with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) passed in states around the country. These misguided efforts to label GMOs are going on… read more

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