|The Goodman Affair: Monsanto Targets the Heart of Science|
Independent Science News - 5/20/2013. By Claire Robinson and Jonathan Latham, Ph.D. - Conflicts of interest of editors and editorial boards of peer-reviewed scientific publications interfere with honest evaluation of genetically engineered foods. No surprise, but Robinson and Latham document the problem well.
|Farm bills a mixed bag for Mainers|
Portland Press Herald - 5/20/2013. By Kevin Miller - Washington: Congress is preparing to debate major farm and food policy bills that would likely cut funding to programs used by many low-income Mainers but could separately provide a boost to Maine's thriving local foods movement.