GM Crops

Monsanto is Going Organic in an Effort to Win Over Consumers

Monsanto is Going Organic in an Effort to Win Over Consumers

To many consumers, the name "Monsanto" is hard to stomach. The company has become associated with the evils of big agribusiness by creating potent pesticides, GM crops, and suing small farmers over

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California to Vote on GMO Labeling Proposal Next Week

California to Vote on GMO Labeling Proposal Next Week

Genfood photo from Shutterstock Next week, Proposition 37 will ask the people of California to decide whether they want GMO labels to be put on foods that have been genetically modified. It looks set

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Dow Agrosciences to Use Agent Orange-Modified Corn in Battle Against Superweeds

Dow Agrosciences to Use Agent Orange-Modified Corn in Battle Against Superweeds

US pharmaceutical company Dow Agrosciences wants to fight superweeds with corn that has been genetically modified to incorporate a component of the Vietnam war defoliant Agent Orange. It is a bizarre plan

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Despite Concerns Over GM Crops, Gates Foundation Gives UK Biotech Researchers $10M Grant

Despite Concerns Over GM Crops, Gates Foundation Gives UK Biotech Researchers $10M Grant

Genetically-modified (GM) crops have been making the headlines in the UK recently due to plans to develop genetically modified wheat at Rothamsted Research in Harpenden, Herts. Their proposed wheat is

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Chinese Claim GM Crops Are Beneficial As They Reduce (Certain) Pests

Chinese Claim GM Crops Are Beneficial As They Reduce (Certain) Pests

Genetically modified crops have drawn their fair share of criticism over the years, despite their potential to feed the world. However, regardless of the multiple pros and cons, China is now saying that

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