Why Seed Companies Fear México

By Ernesto Hernández-lópez , Inter Press Service News Agency. -

Orange, California - Last month México’s Supreme Court provided hope for biodiversity, especially in the Global South, while flaming fear for seed companies. In a historic step, it ruled for corn [...]

Mexico To Ban Glyphosate, GM Corn

By Timothy A. Wise, Inter Press Service. -

Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador quietly rocked the agribusiness world with his New Year’s Eve decree to phase out use of the herbicide glyphosate and the cultivation of genetically [...]

The Gates Foundation’s “Green Revolution” In Africa

By Ann Garrison, Black Agenda Report. -

Fourteen years ago, the Bill and Melinda Gates and Rockefeller Foundations launched the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) with the stated goal of doubling productivity and incomes [...]

Brave New World: What You Need To Know About Gene-Edited Farm Animals

By Pat Thomas, Organicconsumers.org -

For decades, the biotech industry has spun a narrative around genetically engineered crops that could be summed up very simply as “jam tomorrow, instead of bread and butter today.” Sustained—and [...]

An Inside Look At How Monsanto, A PR Firm And A Reporter Give Readers A Warped View Of Science

By Paul D. Thacker, Huffpost.com -

Agricultural giant Monsanto has spent much of the last decade attempting to polish its public image amid campaigns to label genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and horrifying stories about how [...]

USDA Opens The Door To New Untested, Unlabeled GMOs

By Pat Thomas, Organicconsumers.org -

On June 6, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) proposed to overhaul longstanding regulations governing genetically modified organisms (GMO). The  proposed new rule would revise the agency's [...]

The Complete History Of Monsanto, The World’s Most Evil Corporation

By Hanzai E, Wakingtimes.com -

Of all the mega-corps running amok, Monsanto has consistently outperformed its rivals, earning the crown as “most evil corporation on Earth!” Not content to simply rest upon its throne of death, [...]

Russia’s Clear GMO Labeling Rules Reach The Shelves Across Eurasian Economic Union

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), including the countries of Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Belarus, has introduced clear GMO labeling on all food and supplement products [...]

The Creator Of GMO Potatoes Reveals The Dangerous Truth – Exclusive Interview

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

It is amazing that the USDA and FDA approved the GM potatoes by only evaluating our own data. How can the regulatory agencies assume there is no bias? When I was at J.R. Simplot, I truly believed [...]

Gene Editing In Agriculture Poses New Risks To Health, Environment

By Staff, Foe.org -

With the breakneck speed of recent developments in genetic engineering that could be used to alter DNA in plants, animals, bacteria, and even humans, the report examines the growing body of [...]

European Court Of Justice: Gene-Editing Will Be Regulated In Same Way As GMOs

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) today published its ruling on the legal status of food and feed crops derived from certain new genetic modification techniques. It gave clear confirmation that [...]

Government Approves Ban On The Cultivation Of GMOs In Ireland

By Staff, Sustainablepulse.com -

The Government approved the transposition of an EU Directive, which will enable Ireland to opt out of cultivation of GMO crops approved for cultivation elsewhere in the EU. This will happen on [...]

Are You Ready For The New Wave Of Genetically Engineered Foods?

By Stacy Malkan, Organicconsumers.org -

Everyone loves a feel-good story about the future. You’ve probably heard this one: high-tech foods enhanced by science will feed the 9 billion people expected on the planet by 2050. Food made in [...]

Beyond GMOs And Fast Food Nation: Regenerating Public Health

By Ronnie Cummins, Organicconsumers.org -

After decades of chemical-intensive agriculture, factory farms and genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in our food, and an ongoing war against natural systems and traditional knowledge, [...]

Russia Preventing US Global GMO Dictatorship

By Kamran Hasanov, Tsargrad TV, Translated by Sustainable Pulse -

Researchers from Iowa State University published the results of a study in which it was revealed that RT and Sputnik released more articles including the word “GMO” than the old-timers of the [...]