|FDA bans imports of genetically engineered salmon – for now|
The Washington Post - 1/29/2016. By Brady Dennis - Genetically engineered salmon won't be hitting U.S. dinner tables anytime soon. Two months after federal regulators approved the nation's first genetically engineered salmon for human consumption, the Food and Drug Administration on Friday issued a ban on the import and sale of the fish until the agency can publish guidelines for how it should be labeled.
|Meet the Woman Scaling Up Organics in the Deep South|
Modern Farmer - 1/29/2016. By Brian Barth - Alice Rolls, executive director of Georgia Organics, keeps a chart in her Atlanta office by which she measures the success of her efforts as the leader of the Peach State’s foremost sustainable agriculture advocacy group.
|8 Battleground States in the GMO Food Labeling Fight|
EcoWatch - 1/29/2016. By Lorraine Chow - As the food fight over the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) stalls in Congress, state-level GMO mandates are gaining steam. At least 30 states have introduced some type of legislation in recent years, including three states – Connecticut, Maine and Vermont – that have actually passed GMO labeling mandates.