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

Glyphosate in Breakfast Cereal But US EPA Postpones Review

These best-sellers were reportedly found to contain higher than average traces of glyphosate – a widely used weedkiller used on commercially genetically modified (GM) crops.  The results were uncovered by campaigning groups Food Democracy Now and The Detox Project.  According to the report, the herbicide residues were found in cookies, crackers, popular cold cereals and… Read More Glyphosate in Breakfast Cereal But US EPA Postpones Review

Florida officials want to enlist ‘frankenskeeters’ in Zika fight

Jeffrey Smith explains why this is NOT a good idea in his interview with Michael Carroll from Aminewswire.com: “Scores of Florida state lawmakers last week urged federal health officials to allow the use of genetically modified mosquitoes to fight the spread of the Zika virus. Opponents of the idea, however, fear that the genetically altered insects, which… Read More Florida officials want to enlist ‘frankenskeeters’ in Zika fight