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Biobased Products Offer the World a Promising Solution: Petroleum Products Caught Off-Guard

It takes 450 years, almost half of a century, for a plastic bottle to decompose. …

Is a National Fund to Promote Organic Produce a Good Idea?

Slate recently posted an interesting discussion about the Organic Trade Associations’ requested check-off program. “Checkoff” programs …

The Apple is "Now Better Thanks to Genetic Modification"

In a recent editorial, the Wall Street Journal discusses whether or not the recently USDA approved genetically engineered apple, Arctic® Apple, and …

Agricultural Coexistence: We All Can Get Along

On March 12-13, 2015, The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be holding a Stakeholder …

The Administration Focuses on Improving Food Safety

The Obama administration wants to establish a new agency that would be housed within the Department of …

USDA Deregulates Non-Browning Apples

Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection announced its decision …

USDA Approves the Next Generation Potato for Commercial Planting

A potato genetically engineered to reduce the amounts of a potentially harmful ingredient in French …

USDA Illuminates the Economic Benefits of Moving Toward a Biobased Economy

“A bioeconomy is one based on the use of research and innovation in the biological sciences to …

BIO to Host High-Level Speakers at 2014 LBS

Early bird registration ends on August 29, 2014! BIO is excited to announce that South …

A Look Back at GMO Answers’ Top 10 Consumer Questions

GMO Answers conducted a national survey to identify, for the first time, the top questions …