Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii

Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii






Big Agriculture Wins In Hawaii $MON, $SYT, $DOW, $DFT A federal judge ruled that 3 Hawaii counties cannot enact their own bans or regulations on GMO’s (genetically modified crops) and pesticides, handing a victory to the big agriculture companies that fought the regulations. Circuit Judge Consuelo M. Callahan last Friday upheld a lower court’s decision […]






Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High

Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High






Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High $MON There are widespread examples throughout history of pest control experiments gone very wrong. Today, the stakes are really high, as scientists are increasingly turning to GE (genetic engineering) techniques to affect environmental change. Already this year the Zika virus, which is carried by the Aedes […]






So, What is Really Organic Food?

So, What is Really Organic Food?






So, What is Really Organic Food? Do not make the mistake of confusing the ‘Natural’ label with Organic standards. The ‘Natural’ label is not based on any standards at all, and is frequently misused by sellers of GE (genetically engineered) food products. Growers and manufacturers of Organic products bearing the USDA seal must meet the […]






US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains

US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains






US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains $AGM, $BAYRY, $DOW, $MON, $BG, $SYT Across the US grain belt, top agricultural commodities handlers have banned GMO (genetically modified) crops that are not approved in all major overseas markets, shaking up a decades-old system that used the world’s biggest exporting country as a launchpad for new seeds […]