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Genetic Engineering Helps Plants Survive In Drought

The Sacramento Bee ran a timely op-ed about how technology can help farmers deal with …

Skip the 1,000-Calorie Burrito and Chipotle's Dishonest Food Snobbery

For some reason, the news seems to be teeming with stories related to Chipotle’s announcement …

Dr. Oz "Editing Down the Truth"

On her Nurse Loves Farmer blog, Sarah Schultz discusses Dr. Oz’s recent broadcast criticizing pesticide …

Washington Post: “We Don’t Need Labels on GM Foods”

Following last week’s introduction of The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, the …

When Did Science Become a Dirty Word?

Cathleen Enright wrote a thoughtful commentary for CNBC on about how consumers are increasingly standing …

Can Biotech Opponents Quash Scientific Facts?

Why are GMO opponents so worried about scientists who talk about biotechnology? Are they worried …

UK Government Adviser: Organic Farming Not Always Best

The Guardian reported on remarks by a UK government scientific adviser stating that organic farming …

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 …