Tagged: GMO foods

How Obama is blackmailing Europe to take GM foods

The Obama administration has threatened to block all European car exports if the EU does not accept America’s genetically-modified and hormone-enhanced produce.

On Sunday, German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung claimed that 240 pages of text from the secret transatlantic trade deal (TTIP) obtained by Greenpeace show the US to be blackmailing the EU to force through the trade deal, despite European objections. Continue reading

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 grain prices to a rising tide of public distrust of genetically modified ingredients, failing GMO traits, higher GMO seed prices, and the premium prices that people willingly pay for quality food over toxic junk, the conventional farmer is changing his tune when it comes to Big Ag practices. Continue reading