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World Food Prize Honors Ag Biotech Pioneers

A trio of scientists specializing in agricultural biotechnology will receive the 2013 World Food Prize, …

More Junk Science: Is the Carman Pig Study “Seralini 2.0”?

A new pig feeding study authored by Australian researcher Judy Carman, and Maurice, Iowa farmer …

Time Magazine Modifies the Endless Debate Over GM Crops

Bryan Walsh wrote for Time magazine about the so-called “obsession” surrounding genetically modified (GM) crops: …

“Time to Call out the Anti-GMO Conspiracy Theory”

In a speech last week at Cornell University on anti-GMO conspiracy theory, Mark Lynas told …

Think Organic Farming is Better for the Environment? Think Again.

The eighth annual Global Impacts Study released this week by PG Economics quantifies the environmental …

Don’t Misrepresent the Farmer Assurance Provision

There has been quite a lot of hoopla in the anti-biotech community over a tiny …

A Scientist Pope and High-Tech Catholicism

The USA Today ran an op-ed authored by John Rigolizzo, a New Jersey farmer and …

Debunking Ag Biotech's Top 5 Myths

On Reason.com, award-winning science correspondent Ronald Bailey takes on the Institute for Responsible Technology (IRT), …

Face of a Giant Agribusiness

One of the more surprising items I saw in the media recently was on the …

What do you want to know about biotech food labeling?

Administered by the Center for Food Integrity (CFI), the BestFoodFacts.org website gives the food-consuming public …