Tag Archives: GMOs

GM Foods in the Spotlight

Its not easy being GM Two recent articles, one featured on National Public Radio, and the second on New York Times Op-Ed page, both look at the trials and tribulations of the approval process for  new GM products. In his … Continue reading

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I-522 for GMO Labeling in Washington State

California voters declined to approve labeling for foods containing GMOs on November 6, 2012.  But now Washingtonians have a chance to be at the forefront of the drive to know what ingredients our food contains. Washington Initiative 522  if passed … Continue reading

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Landmark Election for GMOs

New day for GM Foods? As noted in an earlier post, November 6 will not only be a big day in Presidential politics but also a landmark day in the history of Genetically Modified or GM foods.   California’s Proposition … Continue reading

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Jam Making 101

  Summer’s Gift I recently happened into 8 pounds of deliciously ripe, honey sweet Green King figs.  By “happened into” I mean that my neighbor across the hall got a whole bunch of these rare local treats from a tree … Continue reading

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GMO Labels to be put to vote in California

GMOs are everywhere…at least in the USA Although many people are not aware of it, almost all the processed food sold in the US contains Genetically Modified Organisms.  This according to an article by Amy Harmon and Andrew Pollack in … Continue reading

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