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Non-GMO Project Hosts Biannual Board Retreat

The Non-GMO Project is a nonprofit organization committed to preserving and building sources of non-GMO products, educating consumers and providing verified non-GMO choices. The Non-GMO Project is governed by a Board of Directors. We also work with a collaborative network of technical and expert advisors from a broad and diverse range of backgrounds and sectors. Non-GMO Project Staff, the Board of Directors, and representatives from several of our Technical Administrators recently m... Read more

Symmes Creek Ranch in Ohio Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for Grain Finished Beef Cattle

Symmes Creek Ranch, an all-natural cattle ranch in southeast Ohio, is proud to announce it has received Non-GMO Project Verification for its grain finished beef cattle. Symmes Creek provides the beef lover with a tender, well-marbled, grain finished beef raised responsibly and humanely with a focus on GMO avoidance and animal welfare. Nestled in the hills of Gallia County, the ranch has a rich history dating back before the American Civil War. The Non-GMO Project is a mission-driven nonprofit... Read more

Lightlife Announces Its Entire Line Of Products Is Now Non-GMO Project Verified

The leading plant protein brand will display the Non-GMO Project Verification Seal on the front of package of all products Lightlife today announced that all of its great-tasting, plant-based products have achieved Non-GMO Project Verification and will continue to display the Non-GMO Project Verified butterfly seal across all products at shelf. A pioneer in plant protein, Lightlife's beloved products, such as Smart Ground, Tempeh, and Smart Dogs, have been made with non-GMO ingredients for ma... Read more

Deerland Enzymes & Probiotics Earns Non-GMO Project Verification for DE111® and PreforPro®

Deerland Enzymes & Probiotics, an international enzyme and probiotic-based dietary supplement formulator and contract manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it has earned Non-GMO Project verification for its branded probiotic, DE111®, as well as the company’s branded prebiotic, PreforPro®. “Consumer demand for non-GMO supplements is on the rise, and Deerland is responding in order to provide added value for our customers,” said Scott Ravech, CEO of Deerland Enzymes and Probiot... Read more

Taiyo’s Suntheanine Receives Non-GMO Project Verification

Taiyo is proud to announce that its patented, 100 percent pure L-isomer-theanine, has been Non-GMO Project Verified. This Non-GMO Project Verification validates Suntheanine’s quality and its compliance with rigorous best practices for GMO avoidance, including segregation and traceability to prevent contamination. “There is a significant and growing consumer demand for non-GMO ingredients. Taiyo is proud to achieve Non-GMO Project Verification because this is North America’s most trusted... Read more

Non-GMO Project Verified Seal Receives Highest Ranking for Meaningfulness from Consumer Reports

In April 2017, Greener Choices, the Food Safety and Sustainability Center at Consumer Reports, released a comprehensive assessment of the Non-GMO Project Verified Seal. Greener Choices works for sweeping, systemic change in the food system. At the core of their work is the belief that there is a clear intersection between how food is produced and public health. Greener Choices categorizes the Non-GMO Project Verified seal as, “a highly meaningful label for consumers wishing to avoid GMOs in... Read more

NZMP Launches its First Ingredients in North America to Meet the Non-GMO Project Standard

NZMP, Fonterra’s global dairy ingredients brand, has launched a range of dairy ingredients to help North American food and beverage manufacturers address consumer demand for food without genetically modified ingredients and information about where their food comes from. The new NZMP ingredient range meets the Non-GMO Project Standard, North America’s most trusted and recognized seal in non-GMO products. Manufacturers can use a range of NZMP ingredients for their own Non-GMO Project Standa... Read more

Truly Grass Fed™Announces Non-GMO Project Verification

Truly Grass Fed™ is a premium range of dairy ingredients from Glanbia designed for customers and consumers who are looking for the best natural choice for their brands and food products. We are on a mission to prove our natural dairy credentials by leading the journey to third party grass-fed certification. A core element of the Truly Grass Fed™ offer is non-GMO and we’re now delighted to announce that the products offered under our Truly Grass Fed™ range have been verified by the Non-GM... Read more

Captain Drake LLC, Leading Supplier of Non-GMO Ingredients, Releases Non-GMO Project Verified Malic Acid

As demand for non-GMO food increases and companies look to suppliers for answers, Captain Drake LLC delivers with its achievement of Non-GMO Project Verification for an essential food ingredient. Captain Drake LLC now supplies commercially available Non-GMO Project Verified malic acid. The new addition to its already extensive list of Non-GMO Project Verified ingredients results from the company’s commitment to help food and beverage manufacturers appease growing consumer demand for non-GMO f... Read more

Shank’s Extracts Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for Two-Fold Madagascan Pure Vanilla Extract

Shank’s Extracts, a specialty supplier of natural flavoring components to ice cream, baking and beverage producers, received Non-GMO Project Verification for their Two-Fold Madagascan Pure Vanilla Extract. The Non-GMO Project is a mission-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to building and protecting a non-GMO food supply. Today, Non-GMO Project Verified remains the market leader for GMO avoidance and one of the fastest growing labels in the retail sector. “Shank’s Extracts is co... Read more