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GMO vs Non-GMO: A Tale of Two Stocks

GMO vs Non-GMO: A Tale of Two Stocks | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
A look at the escalating growth of Annie’s versus the collapsing growth of Kellogg’s tells the GMO vs Non-GMO story from the viewpoint of what food buyers truly want.
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Steve Kingsley's curator insight, November 19, 2013 5:25 PM

I bet Kellog's will get this message!

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Food safety goes beyond label reading today. Now you have to be able to read the between the lies...
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Vermont Legislature Passes the First Real GMO Labeling Bill

Vermont Legislature Passes the First Real GMO Labeling Bill | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
The Vermont legislature has passed the first no strings attached law to require GMO labeling of foods.
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The Organic and Non-GMO Sustainability Debate

The Organic and Non-GMO Sustainability Debate | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Agriculture experts debate the need to make non-GMO food production more sustainable.
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Nanotechnology and Food Safety: What You Need to Know

Nanotechnology and Food Safety: What You Need to Know | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Nanotechnology has the potential to be used in a broad array of products, including foods and cosmetics. Unbeknownst to us, it is already commonly used in many products that are part of our daily lives.
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Ballymaloe: Learn Organic Haute Cuisine—in Ireland?

Ballymaloe: Learn Organic Haute Cuisine—in Ireland? | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
A world-class cooking school—in Ireland? It makes much more sense than you might think, as Ireland’s top chef and co-founder of the Ballymaloe Cookery School explains.
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The FDA's GMO Labeling Dodge: Voluntary Labeling

The FDA's GMO Labeling Dodge: Voluntary Labeling | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
The FDA has joined the food industry in the notion that voluntary GMO labeling will solve overwhelming consumer demand for labeling in the marketplace.
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California GMO Labeling Bill Passes First Hurdle

California GMO Labeling Bill Passes First Hurdle | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Committee passage was the critical first step in winning statewide GMO labeling.
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Can Non-GMO Supply Keep Up With Demand?

Can Non-GMO Supply Keep Up With Demand? | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
As more big manufacturers switch to non-GMO ingredients, experts are looking at the supply chain with raised eyebrows.
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Tell Costco to Join Kroger and Safeway in Rejecting GMO Salmon

Tell Costco to Join Kroger and Safeway in Rejecting GMO Salmon | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Costco, one of the largest retailers of salmon in the U.S., still hasn’t made a commitment not to sell GMO salmon.
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FDA Sued over Food Additives

FDA Sued over Food Additives | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
The illegal use of “Fast-Track” by the FDA has put Americans at risk of rouge food additives for more than fifteen years.
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Chipotle TV: Farmed and Dangerous

Chipotle TV: Farmed and Dangerous | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Chipotle has entered the TV production realm with a series on Hulu: Farmed and Dangerous.
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A Non-GMO Version of the Non-Browning GMO Apple

A Non-GMO Version of the Non-Browning GMO Apple | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
As USDA nears approval for a controversial GMO apple, a non-GMO alternative is quietly introduced and without the GMO baggage.
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Chipotle's Move to Non-GMO Clean Food Gets Wall Street's Attention

Chipotle's Move to Non-GMO Clean Food Gets Wall Street's Attention | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Chipotle's financial results for its fourth quarter are proving that moving to Non-GMO clean food is not only profitable but also should be the fiduciary duty of other food companies.
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The Falcacy of the Natural Label

The Falcacy of the Natural Label | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
The folks at OnlyOrganic.org have put together a fun and unfortunately all-too-true look at how the natural label is used to promote foods that are anything but natural.
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Risky Business: Big Food Companies, Lawsuits and GMO Labeling

Risky Business: Big Food Companies, Lawsuits and GMO Labeling | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Big Food's opposition to GMO labeling doesn't make much sense in the face of a growing number of lawsuits for false "natural" claims on GMO foods.
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The Organic Life: Saying “I do”

The Organic Life: Saying “I do” | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Beyond the joys of harvest, a new documentary reveals a full year in the organic life of a small farmer.
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GMO Labeling "DARK" Act Introduced in Congress

GMO Labeling "DARK" Act Introduced in Congress | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Legislation introduced by Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) would block any federal or state action to require publicly demanded GMO Labeling.
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Koch Backed Congressman Sponsors GMO Labeling Preemption Bill

Koch Backed Congressman Sponsors GMO Labeling Preemption Bill | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Congressman Pompeo plans to introduce legislation to prevent states from enacting laws requiring GMO labeling of food products.
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The Local GMO Revolution That Could

The Local GMO Revolution That Could | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
A few conscientious individuals took it upon themselves to stage a GMO revolution right in their own Oregon county.
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Politics Aside, Urban Farming Grows in DC

Politics Aside, Urban Farming Grows in DC | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
An urban farming movement is growing right in Washington, DC, as residents look to create a more sustainable food system.
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A GMO Scientist Becomes a GMO Skeptic

A GMO Scientist Becomes a GMO Skeptic | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
A GMO scientist who helped develop the GMO tomato has now become a skeptic about the promise of GMO foods.
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A Conventional Farmer's Transition to Non-GMO

A Conventional Farmer's Transition to Non-GMO | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
An Indiana-based seed company provides farmers with high-yielding non-GMO corn seed choices.
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When Real Science Meets GMOs

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Professor John Vandermeer discusses the potential unintended consequences of GMOs due to the biotech industry's incomplete knowledge of genetics.

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Traceability: Tracking from Farm to Fork

Traceability: Tracking from Farm to Fork | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Where does your food come from? Whether it’s the supermarket or a fine-dining restaurant, tracking comestibles from farm to fork is linking farmers, distributors, chefs and consumers.
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How to Afford Organic Food on a Budget

How to Afford Organic Food on a Budget | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
Here are a 8 tips for those who want to start buying organic food but don’t want to pay the higher prices.
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Non-GMO Is Going Mainstream

Non-GMO Is Going Mainstream | Searching for Safe Foods | Scoop.it
As Cheerios and Grape Nuts cereals go non-GMO other big brands are likely to follow.
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