Is Big Food’s Lobbying Arm On The Brink Of Extinction?

By Katherine Paul, organicconsumers.org -

At the height of the GMO labeling battle, we not-so-fondly referred to the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) as “Monsanto’s Evil Twin.” Last week, a former GMA executive told Politico that [...]

4 Signs We’re Winning The Battle Against Monsanto

By Katherine Paul, www.nationofchange.org -

By Katherine Paul for Nation of Change - Next month will mark one year since Congress obliterated Vermont’s GMO labeling law and replaced it with its own faux-labeling measure. The DARK Act was [...]

Monsanto’s Mess–Four Signs Consumers Are Winning

By Katherine Paul, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - Next month will mark one year since Congress obliterated Vermont’s GMO labeling law and replaced it with its own faux-labeling measure. The [...]

16 European Nations Vote Against GMO Crops

By Lorraine Chow, www.ecowatch.com -

By Lorraine Chow for Eco Watch - The majority of European Union governments voted against a proposal to authorize two new strains of genetically modified (GMO) maize today. The two varieties of [...]

Rising Demand For Organic And Non-GMO Grains Outpaces US Production

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By Staff of Sustainable Pulse - Increasing consumer demand for organic and non-GMO foods led to a sharp rise in organic grain imports in 2016—prompting food manufacturers to explore new [...]

Mexico Continues To Prohibit And Interdict Monsanto’s GMO Corn

By Stephen Fox, www.opednews.com -

By Stephen Fox for Op Ed News - "It's going to take a long while for all the evidence to be presented. I think we're talking years." Monsanto's yellow corn imports will increase by 20+ percent [...]

Study Shows Major Molecular Differences Between GMO And Non-GMO Corn

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By Staff of Sustainable Pulse - A unique new study published Monday in the scientific journal Nature has used molecular profiles to reveal major differences in composition between a GMO corn and [...]

China’s Top Grain Producing Province Bans GM Crops

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By Staff of Sustainable Pulse - Farmers in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, China’s top grain producer, will be prohibited from growing Genetically Modified (GM) crops, according to a [...]

USDA Allows Non-GMO Label For Some GMO Fed Animal Products

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By Staff of Sustainable Pulse - The United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) informed Sustainable Pulse on Monday that they will allow multi-ingredient [...]

U.S. Court Of Appeals Says Local Governments Can Prohibit GE Crops

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By Staff for Center for Food Safety. The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its decisions on whether federal and Hawai‘i state laws preempt Hawai‘i counties’ authority to [...]

Largest Campaign Finance Fine In History For Anti-GMO Labeling Initiative

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By Staff of GMA - OLYMPIA — In a historic decision, a Thurston County Superior Court judge today ordered the Grocery Manufacturers Association to pay $18 million in penalties and punitive [...]

Letter From The Hague: The Long March

By Ronnie Cummins, www.organicconsumers.org -

By Ronnie Cummins for Organic Consumers Association - We are today in the midst of a battleground for two very different approaches to agriculture. One is the agro-ecological approach based on [...]

GMO Study Shows Massive Environmental Damage In US

By Staff, www.sustainablepulse.com -

By Staff for Sustainable Pulse. According to new research from University of Virginia in the U.S., widespread adoption of genetically modified (GM) crops has decreased the use of insecticides, [...]

Illegal Herbicide Use On GMO Crops Causing Massive Damage To Fruit

By Ken Roseboro, www.nationofchange.org -

By Ken Roseboro for Nation of Change - Last year, Kade McBroom launched a non-GMO soybean processing plant in Malden, Missouri, and was optimistic about the potential to serve the fast-growing [...]

US Food Safety Campaigners Outraged Over GMO Label Law

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By Ryan Rifai for Al Jazeera. Food safety organisations in the US have condemned a new law they say will allow food producers to obscure the labeling of genetically modified ingredients in their [...]