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Stories Tagged "genetically modified organisms"

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Food industry looks to Congress as GMO labeling law nears

posted on February 5, 2016 at 3:53 PM

The food industry is pressuring Congress to act before the state of Vermont requires food labels for genetically modified ingredients. Full Story

Market to Market (December 4, 2015)

posted on December 4, 2015 at 6:23 PM

Market to Market (December 4, 2015)
Full Program: World leaders stare down global climate change in the City of Lights. An agricultural giant looks to reduce its carbon footprint. The new frontier for genetically modified organisms. Market analysis with Naomi Blohm. Full Story

Monsanto, Dow Unit Sue County over GMO Law

posted on November 14, 2014 at 2:38 PM

Two agricultural companies sued Maui County on Thursday to challenge a new law banning the cultivation of genetically modified organisms. Full Story

USDA Approves New Modified Corn, Soybean Seeds

posted on September 19, 2014 at 3:22 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department has approved the use of genetically modified corn and soybean seeds that are resistant to a popular weed killer. 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

Hawaii Lawmakers Move Forward With Anti-GMO Bill

posted on February 8, 2013 at 1:03 PM

Committee approved the bill Thursday but amended it so it only applies to produce imported from outside Hawaii. Full Story

Fast-Growing Fish May Never Find Their Way To Your Plate

posted on December 7, 2012 at 12:16 PM

Aquabounty is the only U.S. company publicly seeking approval for a genetically modified animal that's raised to be eaten by humans. Full Story

California Initiative Will Test Appetite For GMO Food

posted on October 12, 2012 at 12:23 PM

California could become the first state to require disclosure of a broad range of foods containing genetically modified organisms. 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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