GMO Name Game Revealed

Starting January 1 of this year, the new GMO labeling rules went into effect.   Sorry, we mean “bioengineered” labeling, the term the government and industry chose to obfuscate the issue and confuse consumers. Obfuscation and confusion were the chief goal of these new rules, as they allow companies to “label” their foods with a QR code that consumers need to scan to see if a food contains genetically modified ingredients. The rule represents a major capitulation to industry and a loss for … [Read more...]

Three Cheers for Campbell’s!

Campbell's Soup Company has announced that in an effort towards providing what their customers want, they will be labeling all products containing GMO's. This follows their July 2015 announcement to remove all MSG from children's condensed soups and phase out GM ingredients in the kids soup line.   When American shoppers pick up food in the grocery store, they usually have no way of knowing if any ingredients came from potentially harmful crops designed to tolerate insecticides and … [Read more...]