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The 411 on Monsanto’s Genetically Engineered Sweet Corn

Here’s a piece I wrote about Monsanto’s genetically engineered sweet corn that was posted on Tom Philpott’s Mother Jones blog earlier today: Genetically engineered (GE) sweet corn is being sold at a Walmart near you. And because that company has said it sees … Continue reading

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Danny DeVito and Friends: Yes on 37 Video

Here’s a video about Prop 37 put together by Food & Water Watch’s campaign in favor of labeling GE foods. For more information on Food & Water Watch and Prop 37 visit: http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/yeson37.

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Crop Genetic Engineering is a Mutagenic Process

In my last post I argued that the current system for regulating genetically engineered (GE) crops for commercialization in the United States is inadequate because it is possible to design GE plants in such a way that USDA, EPA or … Continue reading

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Genetically Engineered Foods: Past, Present, and Future

I’ll be giving a brief talk entitled “Genetically Engineered Foods: Past, Present, and Future” at the Sacramento Sustainability Forum (SSF) this Thursday evening, November 17th, in the Rubicon Room of the SMUD Customer Service Bldg in Sacramento.  Doors open at … Continue reading

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