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French Parliament Bans Cultivation of GM Maize
Environment  (tags: environment, GoodNews, health, gmo, agriculture and food )

Jeanne
- 154 days ago - reuters.com
France's lower house of parliament adopted a law on Tuesday prohibiting the cultivation of any variety of genetically modified maize, saying it posed a risk to the environment.
Protect Monarchs From Pesticides and GMOs PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, pesticides, butterflies, health, GMO, food )

Jeanne
- 186 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
We all know that genetically engineered crops and the pesticides they promote can wreak havoc on our farms, food, and environment. But did you know they are also playing a big role in the rapid disappearance of monarchs?
Tell USDA to Reject New GMO Corn and Soy Seed
Environment  (tags: GMOs, GMO, GE, pesticides, herbicide, genetically engineered crops, seeds, corn, soy, healthconditions, pollution, habitat, environment, world, habitatdestruction )

Julie
- 255 days ago - action.panna.org
USDA has taken a big step towards approving Dow's new herbicide-resistant seeds. These crops will lead to to widespread use of the hazardous chemical, destroying neighboring crops and creating unnecessary health risks to farmers and rural communities.
Stop Monsanto's Secret Plan to Kill GMO Labeling
Environment  (tags: environment, healthconditions, nutrition, cancer, food, sustainable, GMO, labeling GMO )

Jeanne
- 255 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now Monsanto and giant food companies are scheming behind the scenes to introduce a bill in Congress that would kill mandatory state GMO labeling efforts and replace it with a gutted version of a bill to preempt states' rights and give the illu
Tell the GMA to Stop Blocking GE Labeling in Washington State PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: environment, business, money, health, GMO, labeling, ethics )

Jeanne
- 355 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA), has spent more than $7.2 million to block Washington consumer's right to know what they are eating. The GMA is shielding the companies, not revealing who gave what.
Monsanto, Big Agribusiness to Spend Millions on GMO Propaganda
Environment  (tags: climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, environment, Food, globalwarming, GMO, habitatdestruction, Monsanto )

Kit
- 413 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Polls show it will take a lot more than new public relations tricks to convince consumers.
Genetically Modified Democracy: Monsanto and Congress Move to Stomp on States' Rights - Two ACTIONS Included !
Environment  (tags: Monsanto, Obama, Congress, USDA, Protection Act, law, GMO, labeling, protest, corruption, Merkley amendment, King amendment, farm bill )

Angelika
- 490 days ago - organicconsumers.org
The million-strong OCA and its allies in the organic and natural health movement are warning incumbent Senators and House members, Dems and Repubs alike, that thousands of health and environmental-minded constituents will work to drive them out of offic
Call on Your Grocery Store to Join the Campaign for GE-Free Seafood -ACTION
Environment  (tags: GMO, Seafood, Grocery stores, customer protection, rights )

Angelika
- 551 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Help us pressure food companies to keep genetically engineered seafood off their shelves and off our plates. Take action now! Now, please send a "thank you" to these stores for saying NO to GE seafood. (2nd Action !)
Tell the FDA: Don't Approve GMO Salmon!...PLEASE SIGN
Environment  (tags: animals, FISHERIES, GMO, healthconditions )

Frans
- 592 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Late last year the FDA quietly took a major step toward approving the "frankenfish," AquaBounty's genetically modified salmon. Its approval would be a radical move by the FDA - the first genetically modified animal ever to enter our food supply.
India Signs Mandatory GMO Labeling Into Law
Environment  (tags: gmo, genetically modified, Monsanto, planet, food, people vs corporations, warning, cancer risks, tumors, health, environment, India, gmo labeling, law )

Brian
- 594 days ago - naturalsociety.com
"Paving the way for other nations to introduce similar legislation and inform consumers what they're really putting into their mouths, the labeling of products containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) within the nation of India is now law."
A Farm Bill Only Monsanto Could Love
Environment  (tags: gmo, genetically modified, farm bill, Monsanto, planet, food, people vs corporations, warning, cancer risks, tumors, health, environment )

Brian
- 710 days ago - yesmagazine.org
"Three provisions in the bill would make it more difficult to regulate the safety of genetically modified crops. Consumers fight back with a flurry of organizing."
Monsanto GE Sweet Corn to Hit Walmart Shelves
Environment  (tags: ge, gmo, organic, label it )

Stefanie
- 775 days ago - ecowatch.org
Like it or not, Monsanto's genetically modified sweet corn will soon be arriving on grocery store shelves of the world's largest retailer, Walmart Stores, Inc., and will not be labeled as such.
GMO Myths and Truths
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, gmo, nature, healthconditions, habitat, Sustainabililty )

Nancy
- 814 days ago - earthopensource.org
Based on the evidence presented in this report, there is no need to take risks with GM crops when effective, readily available, and sustainable solutions to the problems that GM technology is claimed to address already exist.
Monsanto Loses Agricultural Monopoly Stronghold
Environment  (tags: monsanto, ecosystems, healthconditions, nature, GMO, farms, agriculture, biochemical hijacking, plant diversity )

Deb
- 837 days ago - news.gather.com
Global communities fight back to remove the agricultural monopoly Monsanto attempts to hold over farmers and plant diversity.
Applaud Poland's Decision to Ban Monsanto's Genetically Modified Corn ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, GMO, Poland, ban, protection, habitat )

Cher
- 877 days ago - forcechange.com
At the beginning of the month, Poland's Minister of Agriculture, Marek Sawicki, announced the country's decision to implement a complete ban on Monsanto's genetically modified strain of maize, MON810. Mr. Sawicki's announcement sets an important
 

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