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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 …

Scientific Community Urges Obama to Support Biotechnology

A number of media outlets are reporting today on a letter to President Obama urging …

GMO Labeling: a Debate for the Well-Fed

BIO wanted to bring to your attention a great piece by Dr. Richard Raymond, former …

Hawaii’s Papaya Growers Struggle in Hurricane Aftermath

Hurricane Iselle’s assault on Hawaii garnered national coverage as the storm approached, but little has …

Ohio: Consider Some of the Benefits of Genetically Modified Foods

Jack Fisher, executive vice president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, wrote a wonderful op-ed …

Feeding the World Requires Science and Technology

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) says the world needs to boost agriculture …

GMO Labeling Wack-a-Mole: Oregon and Colorado Consider Ballot Initiatives

As many state legislatures have concluded their sessions, one might think the debate around GMO …

Food Fight: Food Companies Wrestle with GMO Perceptions

General Mills made headline news when it announced it would re-label its original Cheerios and …

Some People Get it, and Some Just Don’t

As a communications director in the agriculture industry, I have spent two decades using fact-based …