How’s the safety of organic food working out for ya?

The anti-GMO crowd constantly points to the lack of long-term safety studies of foods containing GMOs. They continue with this meme even though there have been hundreds of studies over the last 16 years attesting to their safety and major scientific and health organizations have signed off on them. The Big Ignore is the fact that in that time there…

GMO labeling advocate doesn’t label own organic products containing arsenic

This isn't a new story. Last year researchers at Dartmouth discovered that brown rice, fruit juices and a widely used sweetener, organic brown rice syrup, contained high levels of arsenic. I wrote about it here¬† and here. What brings me back to this subject is a blog from the NY Times I stumbled across from last November. Lundberg Family Farms of…

The anti-GMO gang that couldn’t label straight

Throughout the Prop 37 campaign we heard the refrain from the GMO labeling crowd, "Just label it." They wanted to know what Big Ag was hiding. It was, after all, just a simple label, May Contain Genetically Modified Ingredients.¬† After a long battle the initiative went down to defeat. But supporters vowed to carry on in their quest. And they made…