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Articles tagged as Gmo

  • Soil Health Program Boosts Crop Yields Without GMOs

    Chemical farming is the norm, but it does not have to be.

  • The 5 Most Prevalent Toxins Destroying the Body

    With thousands of toxins circulating in the world it can be very easy to become overwhelmed. These are 5 toxins to be especially concerned about.

  • Monsanto Drops GM Crop Plan In EU

    Biotechnology giant Monsanto is scrapping plans to win approval to grow new types of genetically modified crops in the European Union.

  • The Natural Effect

    "The False Advertising Industry" reveals the shocking truth about what is allowed in "Natural" food. Only the USDA Organic Seal guarantees your food contains no Genetically Modified Organisms, no toxic pesticides, and no growth hormones or antibiotics.

  • India Creates Organic Seed Bank In Response to GMO Suicide Seeds

    In India there are a group of organic seed-collecting activists who have decided to take Monsanto down – by beating them at their own game.

  • GMO Lose Europe – Victory for Environmental Organizations
    Monsanto will halt production of genetically modified corn in all of Europe, except Spain, Portugal and Czech republic. The agribusiness multinational states not to spend any more money on trials, development, marketing, court cases or anything else to get GM corn accepted in Europe.
  • "GMO A Go Go"

    A new animation film from Infomatic Films has just been launched by Natural News.

    The film was created by Kirk Rutter of Infomatic Films and animated by Paul Davies. Natural News sponsored the film with a financial donation, using funds from sales of products at the Natural News Store.

    The video covers all the basics on GMOs, including how they're engineered, why they kill the things that eat them, and the disastrous health effects they've been linked to in humans. It serves as both a reminder of the facts to those who already know about GMOs as well as a great primer for people new to the subject.

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  • Children Born to Parents Who Eat GM Wheat May Die Young, Warn Scientists
    Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization has developed a novel variety of genetically-modified wheat that contains an altered protein and enzyme-suppressing mechanism that some scientists are now saying could cause serious problems for the human liver.
  • What If Your Prasadam Is Genetically Modified?
    Do we feel comfortable offering foods that have been genetically modified on the altar to our respective Deities? Do we feel comfortable eating these foods ourselves? If these foodstuffs have animal genes in them, would we consider these foods fit for offering or for consumption?
  • Battle Brewing Over Labeling of Genetically Modified Food
    For more than a decade, almost all processed foods in the United States — cereals, snack foods, salad dressings — have contained ingredients from plants whose DNA was manipulated in a laboratory.
  • Top 10 Genetically Modified Foods to Avoid Eating
    The question of whether or not genetically modified foods (GMO's) are safe for human consumption is an ongoing debate that does not seem to see any resolution except in the arena of public opinion.
  • India Files Biopiracy Lawsuit Against Monsanto
    Representing one of the most agriculturally bio-diverse nations in the world, India has become a primary target for biotechnology companies like Monsanto and Cargill to spread their genetically-modified crops into new markets.
  • Mad Milk for a Mad World
    You already know that the processed milk sold in shops remarkably differs from the cow's original gift of love. Now clever scientists want to distort the miracle food even more. They do this by cloning cows—altering them by inserting human genes into their DNA.
  • New True Food Shoppers’ Guide Mobile Application to Avoiding GMOs

    There is a new True Food Shopper’s Guide to avoiding genetically engineered (GE) foods. It is free, available to download, or as a mobile application for iPhone and Android.

  • Minister: Britain Will Open The Door to Frankenstein Food

    In the UK, genetically modified crops were given enthusiastic backing by the Environment Secretary.

  • Meet Spider Goat - The Future Solution for Broken Bones

    On a farm in Wyoming, USA, goats are being milked for their spider webs.

  • U.S. Clears a Test of Bioengineered Trees
    Eucalyptuses with a foreign gene meant to help them withstand cold weather might become a new source of wood for pulp and paper, and for biofuels, in the Southern timber belt.
  • You Are What You Grow
    How is it that today the people with the least amount of money to spend on food are the ones most likely to be overweight?
  • US Position Could Pose Problems For GM-Free Labeling
    More than 80 food processing, farming and consumer organizations have called on officials to revise the US position on draft Codex food labeling guidance, saying it could cause problems for labeling food as GM-free.