Hundreds of US farmers are suing Syngenta over GM corn

Corn growers in the U.S. lost an upwards of $3 billion in revenue last year after the Chinese boycotted shipments of American corn following the discovery of a genetically modified seed that had not yet been approved in the country.

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Record number of US companies switching to non-GMO crops this year

This article by Christina Sarich shows just how effective it’s turning out to be,  to vote with our shopping baskets when it comes to GMOs. By Christina Sarich “Non-GMO is more profitable.” This is the rising sentiment among farmers of the US as a confluence of factors urges them to become pro-organic. From falling GMO…

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Commodity buyers worldwide are rejecting Syngenta’s GM corn

One of America’s biggest manufacturers of High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS), Ingredion, has just announced that it will not be using a new strain of genetically modified (GM) corn from biotech company Syngenta. This is huge news in the fight against GM crops in the States.

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Genetically modified foods make you fat … and sick and sterile

Numerous scientic tests show that genetically modified foods also cause stomach inflammation, haemorrhagic bowel disease, thinning of intestinal walls, breast cancer, kidney and liver disease, low sperm count, sterility, stillbirths …. need I go on? The picture of Michelangelo’s David’s return to Italy from America, where it’s been for two years, is a joke. But…

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GM corn making effects of drought on crops worse

by Case Adams, Naturopath The damage of the 2012 drought to the corn crop in the U.S. wouldn’t be so bad if it weren’t for GMO Bt corn and the lack of crop rotation, according to corn crop and pesticide management experts.

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