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California Drought Intensifies

posted on February 21, 2014 at 2:15 PM

California Drought Intensifies
As Europe becomes more receptive to genetically modified foods, the dialogue continues in the U.S. regarding regulatory oversight. Full Story

GMO Controversy Continues

posted on February 14, 2014 at 4:59 PM

GMO Controversy Continues
As Europe becomes more receptive to genetically modified foods, the dialogue continues in the U.S. regarding regulatory oversight. Full Story

GMO Labels Vote in Washington State May Have Ramifications for Country

posted on November 8, 2013 at 12:15 PM

GMO Labels Vote in Washington State May Have Ramifications for Country
A vote in Washington State regarding GMO labeling proves a victory for some of the nation's top food companies and could have ramifications for the rest of the country. Full Story

World Food Prize Goes To 3 Biotech Scientists

posted on June 21, 2013 at 12:14 PM

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The World Food Prize Foundation on Wednesday took the bold step of awarding this year's prize to three pioneers of plant biotechnology whose work brought the world genetically modified crops. The private nonprofit... Full Story

Big Money Poured into Labeling Fight

posted on August 17, 2012 at 5:01 PM

The nation's largest agribusinesses and biotech companies are pouring big money into the fight against the country's first-ever initiative that would require special labels on foods made with genetically modified ingredients. Full Story

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