Agriculture

Battle Breaks Out Over GMO Labeling

July 7, 2018 ecodaily 0

The USDA comment period on its proposed GMO labeling rule brought in more than 11,000 comments from farm groups, consumers, and multinational companies like Hershey’s. Politico says food manufacturers are at odds with farmers over […]

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Are you anti-GMO? Then you’re anti-science, too.

May 23, 2018 ecodaily 0

  In keeping with our era of ideological boycotts, I will no longer be purchasing Kind bars. Or Barilla pasta. Or Triscuit crackers. Or Del Montediced tomatoes. Or Nutro dog food. A one-person boycott, of course, is really just a change in your shopping […]

Agriculture

Underlying motives fuel pesticide bills

February 25, 2018 ecodaily 0

  It’s that time of year again in the Legislature. In the session that’s just a couple of weeks old, 29 pesticide-related bills have been introduced, but many use stealth techniques to attack the cultivation […]