Genetically Engineered Apples Debuting in Midwestern Stores February 2017

Deep concerns about safety are raised once again following Okanagan Specialty Fruits recent announcement that their genetically modified non-browning Arctic® Golden sliced apples will be placed in select midwestern U.S. stores starting in early 2017.  Watch for Arctic® Golden sliced apples in the cooler section with other grab-and-go packaged fruit and veggie snacks. In an interview for Capital Press,… Read More Genetically Engineered Apples Debuting in Midwestern Stores February 2017

Saturday Jan 14: LEARN THE ABC’S OF GETTING TOXIC PESTICIDES OUT OF YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LOCAL PARKS

Susan JunFish, founder of Parents for a Safer Environment (PFSE) will present a free online webinar Saturday, January 14th, starting at 11 am Pacific.  Susan and PSFE have a proven track record in working with public institutions to effect change for a safer, healthier environment for work and play.  Sign up HERE. The 2 hr.… Read More Saturday Jan 14: LEARN THE ABC’S OF GETTING TOXIC PESTICIDES OUT OF YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND LOCAL PARKS

GMO maize NK603 is not substantially equivalent to its non-GMO counterpart

By Claire Robinson, VIA GM WATCH: A new analysis using cutting-edge molecular profiling methods shows the genetic engineering process caused large increases in two potentially toxic compounds in a Monsanto Roundup-tolerant maize.  A GMO maize variety that has been in the food and feed supply for years is not substantially equivalent to its non-GMO counterpart,… Read More GMO maize NK603 is not substantially equivalent to its non-GMO counterpart