News & Updates

Jun
29

107 Nobel Laureates Sign Letter Blasting Greenpeace Over GMOs By: Joel Achenbach June 29, 2016 The Washington Post More than 100 Nobel laureates have signed a letter urging Greenpeace to end its opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMOs). The letter asks Greenpeace to cease its efforts to block introduction of a genetically engineered strain of… read more

Jun
28

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Claire Parker 202.677.7699 [email protected] June 28, 2016 Over 1,000 Agricultural and Food Industry Organizations Call On Senate To Pass Bipartisan Food Labeling Solution (Washington, D.C.) –  More than 1,000 agriculture, food and business organizations and companies representing the entire food supply value chain today announced their strong support for the bipartisan… read more

Jun
23

(Washington, D.C.) – Pamela G. Bailey, President and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association and Charles F. Conner, President and CEO of the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives and the co-chairs of the Coalition for Safe Affordable Food, released the following statement today in support of the Roberts-Stabenow GMO labeling agreement: “This is the solution… read more

Jun
17

Today marks just 6 legislative days left for Congress to find a bipartisan solution GMO labeling solution to block Vermont’s CFSAF leaders representing every corner of the American food supply value chain called on Chairman Roberts and Ranking Member Stabenow yesterday to act immediately to find a bipartisan compromise. While we’re encouraged by reports that… read more

Jun
17

Food Groups Cite Urgent Need For Senate Deal On GMO Labeling Tom Karst The Packer Predicting chaos after July 1 if Congress does not reach an agreement on a national standard for GMO labeling standard for food, leaders of the Coalition for Safe Affordable Food pleaded for Senate Agriculture Committee leaders Sens. Pat Roberts, R-Kan.,… read more

Jun
17

Safe Food Coalition Urges Senate To Act Cindy Zimmerman AgWired The Coalition for Safe Affordable Food (CFSAF) and leaders of America’s agricultural and food industries are sounding the alarm that Congress needs to act immediately to pass a bipartisan solution before Vermont’s mandatory on-package labeling law goes into effect July 1. As of today, there… read more

Jun
17

CFSAF Coalition Says GMO Labeling Solution Needed Now Jacqui Fatka Feedstuffs As of Thursday, there will be only seven days left on the legislative calendar for Congress to pass a bipartisan solution before Vermont’s mandatory on-package labeling law goes into effect July 1. Failure to find and pass legislation by July 1 will have costly… read more

Jun
17

FMI, GMA Urge Senate To Act On National GMO Labeling Standard Supermarket News Staff Supermarket News The leaders of the Food Marketing Institute and the Grocery Manufacturers Association were among the food industry representatives underscoring the urgent need for an agreement, Thursday, on a national GMO labeling standard as Senate leaders work to find a… read more

Jun
16

(Washington, D.C) – Four leaders from America’s agricultural and food industries stressed the urgent need for an agreement today on a national GMO labeling standard as Democrat and Republican Senate leaders work to find a bipartisan compromise. “This is the most important issue currently facing America’s food producing community and one that could do significant… read more

Jun
14

9 Days – that’s right, the number of days the Senate has to act to pass a bipartisan food labeling solution that protects our nation’s family farmers, consumers and small business owners has now hit single digits.   We’ve heard progress has been made, but we need to get past the goal line, not close… read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 89

About the Coalition for Safe Affordable Food

We are a broad-based coalition representing the entire American agriculture food supply chain – from farm to fork. We are committed to increasing the public’s understanding about the science and safety of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and advocating for science-based policies that keep food affordable for every American.

WE’RE Active in Your Community

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OUR GROWING LIST OF STATE SUPPORTERS

Check Out Our Media