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What The GMO Debate Means For You, From The Filmmakers Of "Consumed"

More than 90 percent of Americans are in favor of labeling foods containing genetically modified ingredients.

Zoe Lister-Jones
March 22 2016

Big Win! GMO Anti-Labeling Law Is Turned Down In The Senate

In a major win for consumers, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kans.) failed to earn the votes he needed to stop debate on a bill known to opponents as the Deny...

The Senate Is Voting On A GMO Labeling Law Today: Here's What You Need To Know

On March 14, Sen.Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) filed a new version of the bill we call the Deny Americans the Right to Know, or DARK, Act. Unfortunately, this...

Campbell's Soup Will Be The First Major U.S. Food Company To Label GMOs

Last year, Campbell announced that it was removing artificial ingredients from its products, simplifying its recipes and working to source more...

Emma Loewe
January 10 2016

7 Reasons To Drink Organic Juice For Your Skin & Health

More evidence seems to pour in every day that organic is better for you. If you’re a juicer, the ingredients in your daily cold-pressed blends should...

December 22 2015

9 Things You Need To Know Today (November 20)

The book, tentatively titled Ballerina Body, is said to include meal plans, exercise routines, and motivational advice for everyone (non-dancers...

Allie White
November 20 2015

The FDA Just Approved Genetically Modified Salmon, But Will Anyone Eat It?

The friendly Atlantic salmon we once knew is now growing at the rate of Popeye's biceps after chugging a can of spinach.

Emi Boscamp
November 19 2015

This Movie Is Going To Change The Way You Look At Food

Recently, I was lucky enough to interview Zoe Lister-Jones — the formidable actress and co-writer of the new movie Consumed.

Kate Solomon
November 18 2015

It Turns Out That GMOs May Pose Some Pretty Serious Health Risks

Genetically modified organisms are becoming a bigger and bigger part of our lives, whether we like it or not. Altering a plant's genetic structure can...

Emma Loewe
July 15 2015

Big Corn & Soy Go On The Defensive As Cancer Experts Probe Weed Killers

News that the world’s cancer experts are taking a fresh look at 2,4-D has farm organizations worried.

Why The Anti-GMO Movement Isn't Anti-Science

GMOs: genetically modified organisms. Most of us have heard the term, and few of us understand it.

May 30 2015

Jerry (Of Ben & Jerry's) Is Speaking Out In Support Of GMO Labeling

Fret not, ice cream lovers: Your Half Baked will always be fully GMO-free. And Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield wants you to know it.

Emi Boscamp
May 20 2015

Finally! America Now Has An Official "GMO-Free" Label For Food

While the debate over GMOs rages on, the United States Department of Agriculture has stepped in to offer what activists have requested for years: a...

Emi Boscamp
May 15 2015

Chipotle Just Went Public With Its Guacamole Recipe

Since announcing last week that it stopped using GMO ingredients, Chipotle has entered a new era of health-driven transparency.

Emi Boscamp
May 4 2015