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Feds Reconsider Pathway for Genetically Modified Foods

posted on December 4, 2015 at 11:46 AM

Feds Reconsider Pathway for Genetically Modified Foods
The federal government’s recent approval of genetically modified salmon is raising questions among consumers and scientists about what other biological innovations might end up on American’s dinner tables. Full Story

GM salmon approved for human use

posted on November 20, 2015 at 5:17 PM

GM salmon approved for human use
The FDA made history this week, approving genetically modified salmon for human consumption. The Food and Drug Administration’s move clears the way for the AquAdvantage salmon, a fast-growing fish that will be raised in land-based farms and put... Full Story

Next-generation GMOs: Pink pineapples and purple tomatoes

posted on April 2, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Cancer-fighting pink pineapples, heart-healthy purple tomatoes and less fatty vegetable oils may someday be on grocery shelves alongside more traditional products. Full Story

EPA Approves New Weed Killer for Engineered Crops

posted on October 17, 2014 at 2:53 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new version of a popular weed killer to be used on genetically modified corn and soybeans. Full Story

Pro-Food Labeling Groups Send Letter to President Obama

posted on January 16, 2014 at 4:51 PM

Pro-Food Labeling Groups Send Letter to President Obama
Four House Democrats and 200 pro-labeling groups sent a letter to the White House asking President Obama to make good on a campaign promise. Full Story

Kansas Farmer sues Monsanto over GMO Wheat discovery

posted on June 7, 2013 at 4:13 PM

A Kansas farmer has sued seed giant Monsanto over last week's discovery of genetically engineered experimental wheat in an 80-acre field in Oregon, claiming the company's gross negligence hurt U.S. growers by driving down wheat prices and... Full Story

Monsanto: Modified wheat 'isolated occurence'

posted on June 7, 2013 at 4:11 PM

Monsanto Co. said a genetically modified test strain of wheat that emerged to the surprise of an Oregon farmer last month was likely the result of an accident or deliberate mixing of seeds. Full Story

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