Global GMO Free Coalition Set to Help Fund World’s Largest GMO Safety Study

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by Sustainable Pulse - 12 November 2014

The Global GMO Free Coalition welcomes the launch of the largest ever study on GMO and pesticide safety – Factor GMO. This is the type of study that should have been carried out on all GM foods before they were released into our food and feed supplies. Factor GMO will include three arms: carcinogenicity,...

Sustainable Food

Russian President Putin Signs GMO Labeling Liability Law

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the Russian Federation Code of Administrative Offences into law, including a new article establishing liability for the violation of mandatory requirements for the labeling of food products that contain GMOs. Putin signed the new bill on the last day of 2014 TASS news agency reported. The bill which was submitted by the Federal Service for Supervision...

Sustainable Agriculture

Hungary Set to Initiate EU Alliance to Reject GM Crops

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Hungary will initiate a joint alliance of European Union member states rejecting the use of genetically modified organisms in farming with the aim to make the entire European Union free from GMO crops, Hungarian farm minister Sándor Fazekas said on the sidelines of the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture in Berlin at the weekend. Source: hungarytoday.hu Sandor Fazekas said the countries committed...

GMO Judy Carman

New Review: Not Enough Evidence that GM Crops are Safe to Eat

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A recently published review by researchers at two universities has suggested that there is not enough evidence that GM crops are safe to eat. Researchers looked at published studies on rats fed GM crops containing one or more of three […] The post New Review: Not Enough Evidence that GM Crops are Safe to Eat appeared first on GMO Judy Carman. ...