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Scientists, Regulators Brief NRC Committee on GE Crops

The National Research Council’s Genetically Engineered (GE) Crops Committee held its second public meeting in …

House Committee Examines GM Food Ingredients and FDA Regulation

It was a big day for agricultural biotechnology in our nation’s capital. The House Energy …

Judge Blocks Maui County from Implementing GMO Ban

The media is reporting on a decision by a federal judge to postpone implementation of …

Labeling Initiatives Fall in 2014 Elections; Maui Farmers Brace for Legal Fight

The ag, biotech and food communities watched closely as the results of ballot initiatives in …

GMOs and Infant Formula: What Parents Need to Know

As part of the debate around the Oregon ballot initiative to require the labeling of …

GMO Policy in La La Land

Urban Dictionary says the term “La La Land” often refers to Los Angeles or a …

What’s Your Food Day Story?  

Many events celebrating food and agriculture are taking place around the world during the month …

Cutting Through the Food Labeling Confusion

There was a lot of media buzz around a Consumer Reports study released yesterday that …

The Washington Post: Are Patents the Problem?

Tamar Haspel, food columnist for the Washington Post, looks at the issue of seed patents …

Herbicides and 2, 4-D: Cutting Through the Controversy

A number of media outlets reported on last week’s decision by the USDA to approve …