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  • Sit Down and Eat Your GMOs
    Oct 31, 2017

    Sit Down and Eat Your GMOs

    Consumers are targeted by the FDA’s newest GMO propaganda campaign. From the FDA: The U.S Food and Drug Administration is announcing public meetings to be held in Charlotte, North Carolina, and San Francisco, California, regarding its Agricultural Biotechnology Education and Outreach Initiative. ...

  • When is a GMO not a GMO?
    Feb 14, 2017

    When is a GMO not a GMO?

    More parlor tricks are ahead for your salad. Researchers are working on a more flavorful tomato through gene-isolating technology. This is not the introduction of genes from another species, as was the case with the GMO Flavr-Savr tomato, but neither is it traditional plant breeding. If you are old ...

  • Are GMOs the Same as Conventional Crops?
    Jan 3, 2017

    Are GMOs the Same as Conventional Crops?

    Of course not. But that is what the US government has been pretending. Action Alert! A new study states authoritatively, in scientific terms, that GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and conventional crops are different and explains why. This is a critical first step toward making it easier for yo...

  • Want Holes in Your Stomach? Eat More GMOs
    Dec 13, 2016

    Want Holes in Your Stomach? Eat More GMOs

    Weed killer used on GMOs may be wreaking havoc on Americans’ guts. Action Alert! Feeding GM food soaked in Monsanto’s Roundup causes liver and kidney problems, fertility issues, tumors, fatigue, paralysis, allergic reactions, and more in animal studies. Now it appears that some GMO foods may be ...

  • Do We Really Need GMOs to Help Feed the Poor?
    Nov 1, 2016

    Do We Really Need GMOs to Help Feed the Poor?

    “GMOs will help feed the world.” This is what we hear, in one form or another, as one of the main arguments in favor of GMO technology. It may be a good tactic, but is not a truthful one. The scientists who just won the World Food Prize have provided useful evidence that we don’t need GMOs to ...

  • GMO: The Truth about the Science
    Oct 18, 2016

    GMO: The Truth about the Science

    The truth can be very hard to get. So we’ve updated our own GMO Fact Check site. And we need to stop a new effort to use taxpayer money to spread industry propaganda. Action Alert! Earlier this month, major biotech and agriculture groups sent a letter to key members of the House and Senate Appropr...

  • Golden Rice Is a Sham GMO Invention
    Oct 18, 2016

    Golden Rice Is a Sham GMO Invention

    “Golden rice” is a genetically modified rice product with murky beginnings. Calgene (the company that created Flavr-Savr tomatoes genetically modified with fish genes) held the first patent. It, and its inventor, Christine K. Shewmaker, apparently transferred to Monsanto when the company bought ...

  • GMOs Spread to Related Crops, including Organic
    Oct 18, 2016

    GMOs Spread to Related Crops, including Organic

    The USDA claims that GE crops can “coexist” with organic crops. However, the facts show otherwise. GE is “escaping” and contaminating natural plants. GE mutations can spread to crops in the same family. The Brassica family includes the source plant for canola oil as well as cruciferous veget...

  • GMOs Give Control of the Food Supply to Multinational Corporations
    Oct 18, 2016

    GMOs Give Control of the Food Supply to Multinational Corporations

    Monsanto, Syngenta, and other multinational biotech corporations own all GE seeds. In order to have a crop, farmers must buy these "inventions" from companies at prices they set, in amounts they make available. They must sign agreements to run their farming operations according to the rules of multi...

  • First Attack on Companies Labeling Their Food as GMO-Free
    Sep 6, 2016

    First Attack on Companies Labeling Their Food as GMO-Free

    We are sure there will be many more such attacks coming. Earlier this summer, Congress defied the will of voters in passing a phony GMO labeling bill. This “mandatory” labeling bill is anything but mandatory: it allows companies to choose how to inform consumers about the genetically engineered ...