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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 …

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 …

Hawaii’s Papaya Growers Struggle in Hurricane Aftermath

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

Feeding the World Requires Science and Technology

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

2014 World Food Prize Honors Critical Breakthroughs in Wheat

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced on June 18 the selection of eminent wheat …

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 …

Golden Rice Petition Draws 5,000+ Supporters

If the authors of the Change.org petition condemning the destruction of Golden Rice field trials …