Countries That Ban GMO Foods

… increase its surveillance of GMO products to make sure rules are being followed. The country’s ministry has been sued by a group of individuals who want more transparency relating to GMOs. AgWeb reported that GMO soybeans and corn are used in the country for feeding animals, but GMOs can’t be in food except for cooking oil and papayas. To continue reading this article, please click on this link: Source: Countries That Ban GMO Foods …

Biotech foes keep up the pressure for GMO labelling

… mandatory labels. Sharratt reckons the European Union’s resistance to genetically engineered crops is a triumph of democracy and the Canadian government’s reluctance to label GMOs as an impediment to transparency and consumer choice. Anti-GMO activists refer to GMOs as “Frankenfoods” and label the industry’s big corporate players evil, the sort of heated language that Sharratt avoids lest her reasoned arguments seem less reasonable. Shoppers who want to avoid foods derived from the …

AGL’s Camden coal seam gas claims spark transparency fears

… for Energy Minister Anthony Roberts said AGL’s initial estimate assumed gas flowed continuously. He said the lower figure, based on data from the well, more accurately assumed that the gas flowed intermittently. However this is at odds with AGL’s email to departmental officials, which said its initial estimate was based on the valve operating “not continuously”. via AGL’s Camden coal seam gas claims spark transparency fears. …