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Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 30th, 2014

By: Ralph Penunuri

Measure 92, “GMO Right to Know” needs your yes vote. It’s a right to know and health-safety issue that is obscured by corporate coverup, denial and propaganda.


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 30th, 2014

By: Dana Tims

Another day, another spending record for Measure 92, the GMO-labeling initiative appearing on Oregon's Nov. 4 ballot.

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 28th, 2014

By: Daryl Huff

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A campaign spending report released early this morning shows the GMO industry has spent more than $6 million dollars to oppose the Maui County moratorium on genetically modified crops.


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 28th, 2014

By: Audrey McAvoy

HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe.

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 28th, 2014

By: Larry Kershner

CHICAGO - In 2012, China turned back a consignment of U.S. corn because trace amounts of a genetically modified corn trait - MIR 162 - it had not approved for importing was found in the shipment.


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 28th, 2014

By: Dana Tims

A new splash of campaign cash from agricultural seed-producing giant DuPont Pioneer has broken another record when it comes to all-time spending on an Oregon ballot measure.

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

By: Tim Nesbitt 

Apples and salmon aren't usually served on the same plate, but here in Foodie Oregon they appear side by side on the logo of the "Right to Know" campaign.


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

OAKLAND, Calif., October 23, 2014 – What is the real cost of the shrimp we consume?

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

81% of approved GMOs not studied for detailed health effects

 


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

By: Steven Hoffman

With more than $25 million poured in to defeat statewide GMO labeling ballot initiatives in 2014, a small cabal of multi-national biotech, pesticide and junk food companies seeks to buy the elections in Colorado and Oregon.

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

By: Garry Auld, PhD, RDN, professor, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University

In my opinion, there are far more compelling reasons to label GMOs than concerns over possible health effects.


Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 24th, 2014

Earlier this week, genetically engineered ingredients found in Portland baby formula and Measure 92 endorsed by Eugene Weekly, public poll shows Yes on Measure 92 leading by 7 despite massive spending from the no side

Posted By: Food Democracy Now on Oct 23rd, 2014

By: Veronique Lacarpra

Monsanto will continue selling soybean seeds coated with pesticides that have been linked to honey bee deaths, even though the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency found the seeds do not improve yields.


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