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2013-12-18 23:00:13

Over half of U.S. consumers express some level of concern about genetically-modified organisms (GMOs), but when asked to describe GMOs, many primary grocery shoppers are unclear and reiterate that it’s genetically altered sometimes in a favorable way while at other times in an unfavorable way, reports The NPD Group. Chicago (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Over half of U.S. consumers express some level of concern about genetically-modified organisms (GMOs), but when asked to describe GMOs,...

2013-12-18 11:28:03

Forest geneticists at Oregon State University have created genetically modified poplar trees that grow faster, have resistance to insect pests and are able to retain expression of the inserted genes for at least 14 years, a report in the Canadian Journal of Forest Research just announced. The trees are one of the best successes to date in the genetic modification of forest trees, a field that is much less advanced than GMO products in crop agriculture. The advance could prove especially...

2013-12-13 23:25:53

Connecticut has become a pioneer in food labeling as it is the first state to pass legislation to make companies say if their products contain genetically modified organisms or GMOs. Almost Nuts! sees this win as a big step towards a goal to have all GMO foods to be labeled. Denmark, WI (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Gov. Dannel Malloy held a ceremonial bill signing in Fairfield, CT on Wednesday to commemorate a bill that requires certain foods intended for humans to be clearly marked that it...

2013-12-12 23:29:17

Engage Organics Salt-free Seasoning Blends becomes Non-GMO Project Verified. Kelseyville, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 In an attempt to support the right to know what is in our food, Engage Organics Salt-free Seasoning Blends has partnered with the Non-GMO Verified Project to help educate and empower people about their food choices. In recent years global awareness of GMO's has risen significantly. In fact, Wall Street Journal poll asked: "Do you think genetically engineered...

2013-12-09 23:01:13

Seeds Now offers 100 percent non-GMO seeds online. Non-GMO Seeds enable consumers to grow their own Non-GMO plants at home. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Experts are now predicting that around 95 percent of US plant-derived foods will be genetically modified. That’s quite a large number. They even say that current organic farmers will eventually make the switch over to using genetically engineered seeds. But the fight against the genetically modified market still has plenty...

2013-12-04 23:31:31

Revnutrition.com, a leading retailer of wellness products, is now selling 4thRight Nutrition products, which offer a revolutionary dietetic and organic protein powder that contains absolutely zero genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Boca Raton,FL (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Revnutrition.com, a leading retailer of wellness products, is now selling 4thRight Nutrition products, which offer a revolutionary dietetic and organic protein powder that contains absolutely zero genetically modified...

2013-12-03 23:28:21

Global Payment Fund becomes lead investor in CODA PAYMENT PTE. LTD Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 GMO Internet Group companies, online payment processing company, GMO Payment Gateway, and venture capital/incubation company GMO VenturePartners, announce that Credit Saison Co., Ltd. is participating in the Global Payment Fund jointly operated by the two companies. The Global Payment Fund is the first investment fund in Japan* dedicated to payment ventures in South East Asia. The...

2013-11-25 23:21:03

Food Safety Testing Market report explicitly describes the market in terms of contaminants, food types, technologies. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/food-safety-365.html (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The report "Food Safety Testing Market by Contaminants (Pathogen, GMO, Toxin, Pesticide), Technology (Traditional & Rapid), Food Types (Meat & Poultry, Dairy, Fruit & Vegetable, Processed Food & Geography–Global Trends & Global Forecast to 2018 "...


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Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

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