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The Fight Against GMOs and Additives

What does GMO mean? Genetically Modified Organism is the most common usage. The acronyms GEO (Genetically Engineered Organism) or simply GM or GE are also used. Genetic modification of food is not new. For centuries, food crops and animals have been altered through selective breeding. While genes can be transferred during selective breeding, the scope for exchanging genetic material is much wider using genetic engineering. In theory, genetic engineering allows genetic material to be transferred between any organism, including between plants and animals. For example, the gene from a fish that lives in very cold seas has been inserted into a strawberry, allowing the fruit to be frost-tolerant. Fascinating. But more so, it's scary. The most common genetically modified (GM) organisms are crop plants. Right now, we have the choice to avoid GMOs . We can choose organic products, which, by law, are required to be grown and processed without the use of GMOs. We also have the right to know what we are eating, and the right to make informed choices about what we eat. This website acts as a clearinghouse and brings you as much information as we can find to this single, convenient location. Email us if you find other sources we have missed.

Chipotle Restaurants to Remove All GMO Ingredients- Stock Prices Soar over 30% - Watch the video -

77% of U.S. Northwest are in Favor of GMO Labeling - 7/22/14

Monsanto’s First, Failed Genetically Modified Crop Could Be Making a Comeback Soon - 7/21/14

Monsanto to patent a pig! Life cannot be owned! Wait until you see how... video - 7/21/14

UK Government Ignores Scotland’s Opposition to GM Crops in EU

Mexican farmers fight to preserve 59 indigenous corn varieties against hostile GMO takeover - 7/20/14

'Frankenfood,' Chlorine Chicken Hurt U.S.-EU Trade Talks - 7/18/14

Congress Says Americans are Too Stupid to Read GMO Food Labels - 7/19/14

10 Problems Genetically Modified Foods Are Already Causing - 7/16/14

Why NGOs can’t be trusted on GMOs - 7/16/14

MoveOn.org doubles VT’s anti-GMO legal defense fund - 7/15/14

In the News: Northern New Zealand Fights to Ban GMOs - 7/14/14

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Spain agriculture suffers from GMOs - 7/12/14

Organic Consumers Fund Gives Another $100,000 to GMO Measure - 7/11/14

Globe-Trotting GMO Bananas Arrive For Their First Test In Iowa - 7/10/14

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Consumers Across the Nation are Boycotting Kellogg’s Foods; Here’s Why - 7/6/14

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Some Food Companies Are Quietly Dumping GMO Ingredients - 7/22/14

Barcode System Suggested as Means to Label GMOs by One of Biotech’s Best Friends - 7/20/14

First Long Term Study On Animals Who Eat GMO Soy & Corn - 7/20/14

Organic Food Has Lower Pesticide Residues, Study Affirms - 7/18/14

USDA withdraws GMO disclosure rule - 7/27/14

Father and son run cross country to oppose GMO food - 7/16/14

Monsanto Hides Toxicity Test Results on RoundUp, Calling them ‘Commercial’ Secret - 7/15/14

Malacca says no to release of GMO mosquitoes - 7/14/14

Truthout Interviews Dr. Jeff Ritterman on Roundup and Chronic Kidney Disease - 7/13/14

New study finds significant differences between organic and non-organic food

Fears US trade deal could lower European food standards for GM crops - 7/12/14

Monsanto's Herbicide Linked to Fatal Kidney Disease Epidemic: Could It Topple the Company? - 7/10/14

'Right-To-Farm' Pushed By Agriculture Industry Faced With Animal Welfare, GMO Woes - 7/10/14

18 Million Americans Suffer from GMO and Gluten Intolerance - 7/10/14

VT Farmer says: GMO labeling is like ‘skull and crossbones’ - 7/9/14

18 Million Americans Suffer from GMO and Gluten Intolerance - 7/8/14

18 Million Americans Suffer from GMO and Gluten Intolerance

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Monsanto’s Roundup Herbicide Found To Be 125X More Toxic Than Regulators Claim

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Hillary Rodham Clinton Supports Biotech, GM Crops -7/1/14

Monsanto and Pioneer Continue to Pull-Out GM Crops from EU - 7/1/14

Italy to Ban Monsanto GMO Corn with 80% Public Support

5 Toxins That Cripple Your Body and Brain Function - 7/22/14

More Proof Organic Food is Better - 7/20/14

Biotech Bullying: French Government Withdraws from Long-Term GMO Study - 7/20/14

GMO controversy: Adesina lambasts activists - 7/20/14

Beef farmers fear lifting of Tasmania's ban on genetically modified animal feed - 7/20/14

Ga Priests reject GMO maize for Homowo - 7/18/14

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21 new varities of genetically modified crops approved for field trials by Narendra Modi government - 7/15/14

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Killer Fungus Might Threaten World’s Food Supply - 7/11/14

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The Oregonian opposes GMO food labeling because they think you're too stupid to understand - 7/11/14

Ben & Jerry’s Takes Its Food Fight to Label GMOs to Washington - 7/10/14

Farms kept secret in GMO registry on Hawaii island - 7/9/14

This Popular Oil Could Protect You From DNA Damage Caused by GMOs, Researchers Say - 7/6/14

Cancer death rates are twice as high where GM crops and agricultural chemicals are used - 7/5/14

DangerousUK Parliament Meets to Discuss Dangers of World’s Best Selling Herbicide: RoundUp - 7/4/14

The Top Ten Reasons GMOs are Not Patriotic - 7/3/14

Was Japan Duped by Monsanto into Accepting GMO Soybeans? - 7/3/14

Monsanto’s GMO Food and its Dark Connections to the “Military Industrial Complex” - 7/3/14

The Link Between GMO Cotton and Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea - 7/2/14

Pakistan Says ‘No’ To GMOs - 7//1/14

EPA Drops the Ball on 2,4-D for GMO Crops - 7/1/14