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Colombia may prohibit spraying of coca crops with Monsanto's glyphosate03 May 2015
The US won’t fund human germline genetic engineering – but the UK might02 May 2015
University drops action against cancer researcher in face of massive support for his work02 May 2015
Time to stop the cultivation of GM maize MON81030 April 2015
Farmers report better animal health with non-GMO feed30 April 2015
Failure to regulate: Pesticide data fraud comes home to roost29 April 2015
Campaign against glyphosate steps up in Latin America29 April 2015
Jane Goodall says animals “suffer” from GM foods29 April 2015
Kauai delegation delivers strong message to Syngenta, Swiss lawmakers29 April 2015
Argentina plans ban on Monsanto soybean royalties29 April 2015
Court declares Vermont’s GM food labelling law constitutional29 April 2015
Brazilian research company cancels release of GM bean28 April 2015
Colombia Ministry of Health recommends immediate ban on Roundup spraying of coca crops28 April 2015
Chipotle is now GMO-free27 April 2015
GMO eucalyptus is risk to public health and food and water security27 April 2015
Testbiotech to file complaint against EU Commission’s authorisation of 19 GMOs27 April 2015
New methods of genetic engineering have to be regulated25 April 2015
Ten NGOs ask China to stop producing glyphosate to protect world health25 April 2015
EU approval of new GM crop for import condemned for increasing use of toxic weedkiller25 April 2015
Brazilian public prosecutor asks for domestic ban on glyphosate 25 April 2015
EU approves 19 GMOs for import24 April 2015
Dr Oz’s critics are pro-GMO lobbyists and Medicaid fraudsters24 April 2015
Can EU member states really be GM-free?24 April 2015
Is Scientific American censoring GMO-skeptical comments?23 April 2015
GM food is biggest fraud in history of science23 April 2015
Chinese scientists genetically modify human embryos – and find problems23 April 2015
Juncker breaks promise to make EU GMO decisions more democratic23 April 2015
Public testing set to increase pressure for ban on glyphosate22 April 2015
Neil Young's Monsanto album set for release June 1622 April 2015
Monsanto sued in Los Angeles County for false advertising22 April 2015
How the media fell for a GMO front group attack on Dr Oz21 April 2015
Glyphosate is a “probably carcinogenic” pesticide. Why do cities still use it?21 April 2015
Attorney General adopts GMO labelling rules for Vermont food retailers21 April 2015
Florence Wambugu, promoter of failed GMO sweet potato for Africa, now plugs GMO sorghum21 April 2015
Health Canada looks to re-label Roundup to protect farm workers and prevent drift20 April 2015
EU clears path for 17 new GM foods20 April 2015
US farmers turn to GMO-free crops to boost income20 April 2015
Argentina: Cancer increased fivefold in town near GM soy and maize fields – study20 April 2015
Journal editor who retracted Séralini study is former tobacco company executive19 April 2015
The case for banning Roundup – Dr Jeff Ritterman19 April 2015
Does glyphosate cause cancer? Important gap in German risk assessment16 April 2015
Argentina: 30,000 doctors and health professionals demand ban on glyphosate16 April 2015
Leaked proposal from European Commission for GMO regulation changes criticised14 April 2015
Is Health Canada doing enough to keep our food healthy and safe?14 April 2015
Tell EU Commission president Juncker to keep his promise to make EU GMO decisions more democratic14 April 2015
Argentine independent scientists support WHO on glyphosate cancer link11 April 2015
Proposed bill in Argentina would restrict spraying of glyphosate11 April 2015
Revealed: A secret Monsanto document in the Maui GMO case11 April 2015
European Commission considers allowing member states to opt out of GMO food and feed imports10 April 2015
Effects of stress on GM maize: Researcher answers questions10 April 2015
Unexpected reactions in GM maize MON810 under environmental stress10 April 2015
Groups denounce “illegal” decision by Brazil government to approve GM eucalyptus10 April 2015
Brazil’s health agency will reassess glyphosate risk10 April 2015
Brazil approves GM eucalyptus trees and 2,4-D-tolerant soy and corn09 April 2015
EFSA GMO chair fails to disclose his position in pro-GM letter09 April 2015
Brazil’s National Cancer Institute names GM crops as cause of massive pesticide use09 April 2015
Juncker plan could break promise on democratisation of EU GM crop decisions09 April 2015
Chinese citizens sue government over secret toxicology report on Roundup08 April 2015
Monsanto knew of glyphosate/cancer link 35 years ago08 April 2015
Monsanto contributed to legal defence of Australian farmer sued by organic farmer neighbour08 April 2015
Transgenic Wars07 April 2015
Research will make it difficult to claim health benefits from omega-3 GMO crop05 April 2015
The man who unmasked Patrick Moore04 April 2015
Group calls on FDA to declare GMO salmon unsafe to eat04 April 2015
“By their own standard, credentialist pro-GMO activists are ignorant Yahoos”04 April 2015
Where do the UK political parties stand on GMO?04 April 2015
Claims of reduced pesticide use with GM crops are baseless, new study shows03 April 2015
Media and NGO comments on WHO classification of glyphosate as probable carcinogen02 April 2015
Farmer believes his wife’s cancer was caused by exposure to Roundup01 April 2015
EU news updates from the Greens and the organic association IFOAM01 April 2015
Maintaining GMO-free agriculture in Europe01 April 2015
Seed firms begin field trials of GM crops in Maharashtra01 April 2015
EPA will require weed-resistance restrictions on glyphosate herbicide01 April 2015
Monsanto’s “Discredit Bureau” really does exist31 March 2015
USDA scientists harassed for questioning Roundup's safety31 March 2015
Claims of GMO yield increases don’t hold up31 March 2015
Golden rice: Is it vaporware?30 March 2015
Jane Goodall reviews Steven Druker’s new book30 March 2015
Expert responses to The Independent’s pro-GMO articles30 March 2015
GMWatch goes head-to-head with Mark Lynas over GM crops30 March 2015
Environmental group seeks greater protection for USDA scientists28 March 2015
Narendra Modi: Monsanto’s Man in India28 March 2015
Monsanto’s woes mount27 March 2015
NGOs, academics respond to the Independent’s “advertorials” for the GMO industry26 March 2015
Scientist defends WHO group report linking herbicide to cancer26 March 2015
Is Monsanto on the side of science?26 March 2015
More on study showing Roundup link to antibiotic resistance 26 March 2015
Political group objects to GMO field trials26 March 2015
Why Monsanto’s “outrage” at the IARC report is hokum25 March 2015
DARK Act re-introduced in the US25 March 2015
Hold on costs in Australian GMO contamination case25 March 2015
Herbicides used with GM crops alter antibiotic resistance of disease-causing bacteria23 March 2015
What happened when Patrick Moore was challenged to drink a glass of glyphosate?23 March 2015
Food sovereignty activists protest at Bill Gates’s corporate seed conference23 March 2015
Monsanto settles with farmers over GMO wheat23 March 2015
Children in GM soy-growing area of Argentina have genetic damage23 March 2015
US’s war on cocaine in Colombia challenged by glyphosate cancer verdict22 March 2015
Select Committee report on GM is an insult to science and a danger to the public: Part II – Attacking Europe’s GMO regulations22 March 2015
GMO science deniers: Monsanto and the USDA22 March 2015
Maine legislators move to speed up GMO labelling law21 March 2015