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Interview: Sustainable Ways of Using GMOs

Richard Ha | Posted 07.22.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

I interviewed Dr. Shane Burgess, dean of the University of Arizona's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, and asked him a series of questions I thought folks on the Big Island would find interesting and useful.

Every State Counts: Support GMO Labeling in Oregon and Colorado

Michele Simon | Posted 08.13.2014 | Food
Michele Simon

As we learned in California and Washington (states that narrowly lost GMO labeling initiatives despite being massively outspent) every debate draws more attention to the issue and weakens Big Biotech's undue influence over our food supply.

Nine Dirty Little Secrets About GMOs

Robyn O'Brien | Posted 04.22.2014 | Food
Robyn O'Brien

We label the inside parts of our cars, our cell phones and our computers, so why is the chemical industry so cloaked about what goes into our food?

David Bronner Versus the GMO Goliath

Deborah King | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Deborah King

Do you want to know what's in the food you're eating? I do. Right now, the state of Washington is counting votes on Initiative 522 to determine if genetically-modified food will have to be labeled as such.

Industry's Secret Plan to Get the Feds to Kill GMO Labeling in Every State

Michele Simon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Food
Michele Simon

The junk food lobby's "federal solution" is to make it illegal for states to pass laws requiring GMO labeling. Period. End of story. This is not the way preemption is supposed to work.

Non-GMO Choices Make Halloween Less Frightful

Maria Rodale | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Share this graphic from the Non-GMO Project with family and friends to provide a quick reference for avoiding GMOs in Halloween candy this year! by ...

Why GMOs Need Labeling

Bill Couzens | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

Labeling is important, not just for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) but for many things we bring into our homes from food to cleaning supplies and even materials for our gardens.

Why Genetically Modified Foods Should Be Labeled

Carole Bartolotto | Posted 10.04.2013 | Green
Carole Bartolotto

Over 60 countries, including China, label GMOs and some countries ban them. Why can't we have transparency in our food supply?

Will European Requirements for Labeling GMO Foods Survive New Trade Negotiations?

Michael Lipsky | Posted 09.02.2013 | Green
Michael Lipsky

There are strong reasons to believe that GMO crops are inconsistent with building long-term sustainable agriculture. Labeling would allow consumers to register their views on the environmental consequences of GMO foods in the marketplace.

The Only Real Way to End GMOs

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.06.2013 | Green
Maria Rodale

The other day I was feeling overwhelmed, depressed, and defeated about the whole GMO thing. There is SO MUCH evidence that GMOs, and the chemicals th...

The Virus in Our Food Supply

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics President George Washington once said, "It is miserable for a farmer to be oblig...

Why We Must Vote Yes on Prop 37

Shiva Rose | Posted 01.01.2013 | Green
Shiva Rose

This month here in California, we will have a chance to know what is in our food supply.

What Is Proposition 37? The Top 5 Reasons You Should Care!

Maria Rodale | Posted 12.29.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

You have probably seen something about "Proposition 37" or "Prop. 37"--whether it's been on Facebook or Twitter or in The New York Times. Or perhaps...

GE Foods Shorten Life, Cause Tumors, Says First-Ever Long-Term Study

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.20.2012 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist at Pesticide Action Network Very big news exploded across the papers yesterday: Eating genetically engin...

What's So Bad About GEs?

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 10.20.2012 | Green
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

I believe we have a right to know what's in our food -- from calories to fat content to genetically modified ingredients -- so we can choose healthier foods for our families.

Why GE Labeling Is Monsanto's Worst Nightmare

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.16.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

by Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, senior scientist at Pesticide Action Network Recent media coverage of Prop 37, the California Right to Know Genetically En...

20 Years of GMO Policy That Keeps Americans in the Dark About Their Food

Dave Murphy | Posted 07.30.2012 | Green
Dave Murphy

Clearly, Americans believe strongly in their right to know what's in their food. Ninety percent of U.S. voters want this type of labeling. Yet we still don't have it. Why?

The Spark Behind the California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act of 2012

Annie Spiegelman | Posted 04.18.2012 | Food
Annie Spiegelman

Not sure exactly what genetically modified or engineered foods are? Well, fasten your seat belt folks, 'cause it's a bumpy ride.