|Study Looks at Maximizing Yield During Transition to Organic|
Lancaster Farming - 3/26/2016. By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant - Does the previous year’s cover crop make a difference in yield when transitioning conventional to organic? Bill Cox, professor at Cornell’s School of Integrative Plant Science, is trying to find out.
|GMO labeling advocates make new push in Maine|
Bangor Daily News - 3/25/2016. By Kathleen Pierce - People who want to require that all genetically modified food in Maine be labeled as such cheered a House vote Thursday on a bill that would let Maine voters decide the issue. But two major hurdles stand between the proposal and November’s ballot.
|GMO Crops in US Threaten to Exterminate Monarch Butterflies|
Telesur - 3/24/2016. While the monarch butterfly population made a comeback this year, the past two decades have been a major struggle for the vanishing species, and GMO crops in the United States along the migration route are one of the main culprits threatening the survival of this species.