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Consumer Reports Does Consumers No Favors

Like most people, I enjoy Consumer Reports for their ability to provide fact-based product reviews …

Can Biotech Opponents Quash Scientific Facts?

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

Genetically Modified Cattle With Human DNA Might Hold Ebola Cure

Maggie Fox reported for NBC news on exciting research taking place in Sioux Falls, S.D. …

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 …

BIO Submits Joint Supplemental Comments on the USPTO March Guidance

Last week BIO, alongside a number of member companies and private individuals, submitted supplemental comments …

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 …

PTO Patent Examinations in the wake of Mayo and Myriad

Biotech patent applicants are finding themselves in uncharted waters.   After the Supreme Court’s decisions …