Genetically Modified Organisms

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GMO products are not fit for human consumption

As someone who used to work in the biotech industry, I urge all Maui County voters to support the moratorium on genetically modified organism crops. ... [Published Maui News - 1 hour ago]
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Vote ‘yes’ to healthy future with GMO moratorium

The decision to vote "yes" on the genetically modified organism moratorium is basically a vote for a healthier future on Maui. ... [Published Maui News - 1 hour ago]
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Public Weighs in on Draft GMO Rules

BURLINGTON - Vermont's Attorney General is currently mounting a legal defense of the state's GMO labeling law. But while he fights to defend the law, his office still has to enforce it.At a public forum Tuesday, the AG's office laid out draft rules and ... [Published My Champlain Valley - 2 hours ago]
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Court drops lawsuit over GMO trial

Greenpeace fears move will lead to more openair testing and crop contamination AFTER MORE than a , the Supreme Administrative Court yesterday dismissed Greenpeace's lawsuit against the Department of Agriculture (DOA) for alleged negligence in relation ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - 8 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Consumer Reports Tests Variety Of Foods For GMOs

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The controversy is growing over whether foods should be labeled if they contain GMOs — genetically modified organisms.Vermont recently passed legislation requiring GMO labeling and dozens of other states are considering similar ac ... [Published KDKA - 3 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

L.A. council to weigh ban on growing genetically modified crops

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance banning the growth of plants from seeds that bear genetically modified organisms.The ban would be largely symbolic because there is little to no agriculture within the city of Los Angeles. ... [Published Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL : restaurant sales soar, stock dips on forecast

(Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc said on Monday its industry-leading restaurant sales growth accelerated in the latest quarter as diners appeared to shrug off price increases at the burrito chain known for serving antibiotic-free meats and organic ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

GMO backlash: Agribusiness giant faces mounting lawsuits over genetically-modified seeds

15:43RIA Novosti / Katerina Sovdagari​Agribusiness giant Syngenta AG now faces lawsuits from farmers in 11 US states claiming the seed-and-chemical company’s sale of a genetically-engineered variant of corn yet to receive approval in China depressed market ... [Published Russia Today - 9 hours ago]
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​L.A. considers banning GMO crops

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday will consider banning the growing of genetically modified crops in the city.The motion by Councilman Paul Koretz raises the question, "How has it taken this long to raise the issue?"Koretz's plan, backed by members ... [Published Los Angeles Business - 6 hours ago]
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Greenpeace concerned over GMO contaminations in Thailand

BANGKOK, October 21 (TNA) - Greenpeace Southeast Asia (Thailand) has expressed its concerns over genetically modified organism (GMO) contaminations in Thai farm products, which appear to be spreading. ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - 13 hours ago]
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GMO (In)digest - Issue 15 of the GMO Campaign Newsletter

[] [] See () The political agreement on the renationalisation, or “opt-out” proposal has been formally adopted at the Council of General Affairs on 23rd July, and officially transmitted to the European Parliament (EP) on 15th September, triggering the ... [Published Greens EFA - 13 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 3 reports

Letter to the editor: GMO labeling is about consumers’ right to know what is in our food

The Oregon initiative, Measure 92, that requires the labeling of genetically modified organisms is not about whether you think GMOs are safe or not, or whether you think GMOs can save the world.Measure 92 is about our right to know what is in our food. ... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Oct 20 2014]

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"The reality is that the majority of both chambers in the Legislature enacted this statute, the Governor signed it, and we are just trying to carry out the duties imposed on us" Sorrell said
...Kent Bradford, director of the University of California DavisDavis Seed Biotechnology Center  explains , "From the scientists’ point of view, [ genetic engineering ] was just an obvious extension of breeding and crop improvement methods that they were excited to utilize.”"
...A letter signed by four former state justices says the ERA would "acknowledge the contributions and importance of more than 50 percent of our citizens by finally providing women express recognition in our state's most important document."
As one of the most important markets, China can play a crucial role in curbing the production of GM organisms and guaranteeing food security. "If the Chinese say they are not happy with the quality of soy, [Argentine producers] will spray less" said Dr Avila-Vazquez

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Maui County deliberately chosen as a GE test site [Published Maui News - 1 hour ago]
GMO products are not fit for human consumption [Published Maui News - 1 hour ago]
Vote ‘yes’ to healthy future with GMO moratorium [Published Maui News - 1 hour ago]
Public Weighs in on Draft GMO Rules [Published My Champlain Valley - 2 hours ago]
Battles rage in Oregon, Colorado over genetical... [Published Los Angeles Times - 2 hours ago]
Attorney general holds public meetings on GMO l... [Published Champlain Channel - 2 hours ago]
Letter: Vote yes on Prop 105 [Published Sky-Hi Daily News - 3 hours ago]
Get to Know GMOs Month - The Science of GMOs [Published GMOAnswers - 3 hours ago]
Can US 'war fighters' tackle Ebola? [Published Press tv - 3 hours ago]
It's the Mercury's Endorsement Guide! [Published Portland Mercury - 3 hours ago]
Bare Essentials Natural Market Donates Percenta... [Published High Country Press - 3 hours ago]
Consumer Reports Tests Variety Of Foods For GMOs [Published KDKA - 3 hours ago]
L.A. council to weigh ban on growing geneticall... [Published Los Angeles Times - 3 hours ago]
L.A. council to weigh ban on growing geneticall... [Published Greenspace - 4 hours ago]
Guest column: Foods should be labeled thoroughl... [Published Oregon News-Review - 4 hours ago]
Prue jury deliberations underway [Published WCAX TV3 - 4 hours ago]
​L.A. considers banning GMO crops [Published Los Angeles Business - 6 hours ago]
China should impose tougher checks on GM soy im... [Published GMWatch.org - 6 hours ago]
Battling Monsanto Laws in Ghana and Zambia [Published GMWatch.org - 6 hours ago]
Is Chipotle Really Healthier Than McDonald's an... [Published TheStreet.com - 7 hours ago]
Is Chipotle Really Healthier Than McDonald's an... [Published The Street Latest - 7 hours ago]
A&B Unveils New Pisaner Pea Protein Isolate [Published Prlog - 7 hours ago]
Questions about initative answered [Published Maui News - 8 hours ago]
Vote should be for a labeling law, not for a ban [Published Maui News - 8 hours ago]
Court drops lawsuit over GMO trial [Published The Nation - Thailand - 8 hours ago]
Chipotle Founder Disses Competition Even While ... [Published Brandchannel.com - 8 hours ago]
Food giants spend millions to defeat GMO labeli... [Published Durango Herald - 9 hours ago]
Elucidation of the Complicated Regulating Mecha... [Published Noodls - 9 hours ago]
Are You Wasting Your Money Buying Organic Food? [Published Yahoo! Finance - 9 hours ago]
Portland Alt-Weekly: Vote No on GMO Labeling! W... [Published Hit & Run - 9 hours ago]
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L.A. council to weigh ban on growing geneticall... [Published Greenspace - 4 hours ago]
The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance banning the growth of plants from seeds that bear genetically modified organisms. ...
Portland Alt-Weekly: Vote No on GMO Labeling! W... [Published Hit & Run - 9 hours ago]
<p><img alt="" height="301" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/_external/2014_10/hell-no-we-wont-gmo-carbonnyc.jpg?h=301&w=200" title="Hell no! We won't GMO!|||CarbonNYC [in SF!] / photo on flickr " width="200" style="float: right;"/&gt;Sanity ...
Biotechnology in Food Production Market Forecas... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - Oct 20 2014]
LONDON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospects for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) Companies Report DetailsThe biotechnology in food production market will reach US$101.96bn in 2014.Meeting rising global food needs will demand another era of ...
Is The US Government The Master Criminal Of Our... [Published OpEdNews - Oct 20 2014]
Experts have brought to the public's attention that ebola is a genetically modified organism developed in US biowarfare laboratories in Africa. It's possible that the USA has been using West Africa as an offshore to circumvent the Convention on Biological ...
GMO Purveyors Monsanto & Co. Open New Fronts in... [Published St George West - Oct 19 2014]
By Don Quijones: Monsanto , the 113-year old St. Louis-based company that long perfected the art of befriending and subverting governments , academia and national regulators worldwide , has found itself in the rather unusual position of being ...
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Australia's Tasmania contemplates a less 'pure'... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 18 2014]
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Trouble Brewing For Starbucks: 150,000+ Consume... [Published Financial Services - Oct 02 2014]
MGP Offers Non-GMO Proteins and Starches [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Sep 10 2014]
Council adopts its position on the cultivation ... [Published European Council - Press - EN - Jul 22 2014]
Green PolkaDot Box Passes Milestone of 1,000 Af... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 10 2014]
Amazon.com Chooses Green PolkaDot Box to Expand... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 07 2014]
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