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GMO LABEL BAN STALLS IN SENATE

Senate Republican efforts to stop mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods have stalled. The Senate on at 48-49 vote Wednesday, fell short of the necessary numbers to move ahead on legislation that would have barred states from requiring the labeling. Vermont is set to require such labels this summer, and other states are considering similar… read more

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GMO LABELS

Consumer concern has grown so strong that some vendors of products like blueberries and lettuce are paying for non-GMO labeling even though their products aren’t among the small number of crops that are genetically modified in the U.S., the Wall Street Journal reports.

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GMO LABELING FAILS, BUT

Maui voters approved a GMO cropping ban by 50%-48% margin. The winning margin was 1,077 votes out of nearly 46,000 cast. Statewide referendums in Oregon and Colorado to require labels of food made with genetically modified organisms were defeated

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ANTI-GMO SWINDLE

Cute labels saying products haven’t been genetically modified are designed to profit off of fear, not protect you with science, writes Michael Shulson in a Daily Beast article: http://thebea.st/1BG5BNG.

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