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

German Poultry Industry Giant Returns to GMO-Free Production

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Wiesenhof, the largest German poultry producer, has announced that it will turn back to using GM-free animal feed due to consumer demand. Wiesenhof’s U-turn comes just 10 months after the German Poultry Association (ZDG) unilaterally declared that it was stopping using GM-free animal feed, following similar moves by other associations in England and Denmark. The reasons provided for the step after...

Sustainable Agriculture

Food Safety Experts Slam USDA over Dicamba GM Crops

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Center for Food Safety criticized the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) released Friday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Monsanto’s dicamba-resistant soybeans and cotton. The EIS paves the way for introduction of new crops genetically engineered to survive spraying with the herbicide dicamba. If approved, the anticipated widespread adoption of these GE crops would lead...

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. ...