Category: GMO

FBI Calls Destruction of GMO Sugar Beets in Oregon ‘Economic Sabotage’

by Sayer Ji In a breaking development, the FBI confirms that 1,500 GM Sugar Beet plants were destroyed this month in Oregon, in what they are calling an act of “Economic Sabotage.” When GM pollen blows into a non-GM farmer’s fields and irreversibly contaminates his crop with ‘biopollution,’ who does the law side with? Historically,…

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GMO Legislative Update from Washington, DC

By Lee Bechtel NHF National Lobbyist The acronym GMO usually refers to Genetically Modified Organizations. In this case, there is a direct connection with Monsanto, Dupont, and other large biotech companies that produce genetically engineered seeds, which grow into GMO crops, and find their way into an estimated 70 percent of processed foods sold in…

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China Intent On Producing Genetically Modified Cow Milk To Replace Human Breast Milk And Sold At Your Grocery

By Natasha Longo Scientists have now successfully introduced human genes into 300 dairy cows in a bid to produce a cow milk alternative to human breast milk. The biotech company has high hopes that genetically modified dairy products from herds of similar cows could be sold in supermarkets around the world. However, there hopes may…

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Follow the Money: How Does That Apply to GMOs?

by Catherine J. Frompovich Dan Flynn, Editor-in-chief at Food Safety News, wrote something that resonated with me and which I could not help but comment about. In Flynn’s June 6, 2013 article “Oregon’s Isolated Plantings of GM Wheat Has Consequences” [1] the following remarks about how GMO crops negatively affect U.S. farm and agricultural exports…

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Connecticut to Be First State to Label GMOs?

By Natural Blaze Fresh off global protests against Monsanto, the Connecticut House and Senate agreed on a bill to label genetically modified foods. “There is mounting scientific evidence showing that genetically modified foods are harmful to our health,” said Senate President Donald E. Williams (D-Brooklyn). “There’s an increasing avalanche of public support (for labeling GMOs).” The…

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GM Salmon Will Breed With Wild Fish to Make Transgenic Hybrids

By Natural Blaze Super aggressive mutant animals dominating the wild is not science fiction anymore. Canadian scientists have determined that if genetically modified salmon get into the wild, they will breed with wild fish and pass on their modified genes. The study also showed that the mutant offspring proved to be more aggressive than both…

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Top US Brand of Children’s Vitamins Contains Aspartame, GMOs, & Other Hazardous Chemicals

By Sayer Ji The #1 Children’s Vitamin Brand in the US contains ingredients that most parents would never intentionally expose their children to, so why aren’t more opting for healthier alternatives? Kids vitamins are supposed to be healthy, right? Well then, what’s going on with Flintstones Vitamins, which proudly claims to be “Pediatricians’ #1 Choice”?…

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Hey Monsanto, Did You Hear That?

By Dylan Charles This past Saturday, May 25th, 2013, millions of people worldwide publicly protested against Monsanto, the corporation that has become the driving force and the figurehead behind the effort to monopolize control of food and to genetically modify staple crops to become dependent on toxic chemicals. This may have been the largest ever…

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Hospitals Love To Serve Overcooked GMO Slop To Sick Patients

By Natasha Longo Unless you’ve experienced a very acute injury requiring life-saving emergency medical attention, most hospital stays are not conducive environments for healing, especially relating to nutritional support. Hospital food is almost unpalatable and from the perspective of nutrient density and optimal nourishment of which patients require the highest levels, the food in these…

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