Category: News

Non-GMO Month Retailer Webinar September 16th

The Non-GMO Project's last retailer webinar was so popular that we'll be hosting another! This will be our last info session before Non-GMO Month begins... Don't miss it! Sign up your whole team for a jam-packed session on GMOs - Friday, Sep 16, 2011, from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT (starts at 12:00 pm MDT, 1:00 pm CDT, 2:00 pm EDT). Register here now! During this webinar, we will provide you and your team with all of the information you’ll need to engage your customers, and prepare for Non-... Read more

Non-GMO Project launches Website for Non-GMO Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New site empowers citizens, organizations and businesses to celebrate non-GMO BELLINGHAM, WA—As the second annual Non-GMO Month approaches this October, North Americans are becoming savvier than ever to the failures and risks of GMOs (genetically modified organisms). While anti-GMO sentiment picks up speed throughout the blogosphere and social media networks, in grocery stores shoppers are showing a clear preference for non-GMO food. Sales of Non-GMO Project Verifie... Read more

Red’s All Natural Burritos Proud to Announce Enrollment in the Non-GMO Project Verification Program

- Red’s 100% All Natural frozen burritos is one step closer to earning the coveted Non-GMO Project Verified seal - Fairfield, Conn. – Red’s 100% All Natural might be a newcomer to the burrito arena, but it’s certainly ahead of the game when it comes to high quality, all natural food. The Connecticut-based company wasted no time standing behind its name when it announced its enrollment in the Non-GMO Project Verification process. The Project, a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, ... Read more

Barney’s Premium Foods Achieves Prestigious Non-GMO Project Verification

- Barney’s Premium Foods is proud to announce the verification of Barney Butter Crunchy and Smooth by the Non-GMO Project - FRESNO, Calif. – Barney Butter is pleased to announce that its 100 percent all natural almond butter has earned the esteemed Non-GMO Project Seal. Made from all natural California almonds, Barney Butter’s smooth and crunchy almond butter joins over 200 other brands with products verified by the Non-GMO Project. A non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, ... Read more

Non-GMO Project welcomes Courtney Pineau as our new Communications Manager

The Non-GMO Project is thrilled to welcome Courtney Pineau as our Communications Manager. In this newly created position, Courtney will focus on public relations for national Non-GMO Month events (October), development and support for our Product Verification Program, and consumer education with an emphasis on social media. In the ten short days during which this position opening was posted, we received nearly 40 applications from an impressive slate of candidates. People from all over the co... Read more

Peace Cereal® Announces Enrollment in the Non-GMO Project

Enrollment validates Peace Cereal’s long-standing commitment to using only Non-GMO ingredients EUGENE, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Peace Cereal®, a leading all-natural cereal brand in the U.S., enrolled in the Non-GMO Project’s Product Verification Program effective November, 2010. The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, farmers, seed companies and consumers dedicated to the shared mission of ensuring the sustained availability of non... Read more

Non-GMO Month Retailer Webinar August 31st

With consumer interest in Non-GMO food higher than ever, the Non-GMO Project is hosting a webinar for retailers on Wednesday, August 31st, 2011, from 10:30 am-11:30 pm PDT (starts at 11:30 pm MDT, 12:30 pm CDT, 1:30 pm EDT). Register here now! During this webinar, we will provide you and your team with all of the information you’ll need to engage your customers, and begin preparing for Non-GMO Month 2011. We will cover: Basic information about genetically modified organisms (GMOs)... Read more

Second Round of Fall Comment Period Now in Progress

Following the spring 2011 public comment period (held from March 10th to April 18th 2011), the Non-GMO Project Standard Committee and Board of Directors have agreed on proposed revisions to the Standard. Members of the public have an opportunity to comment on these proposed revisions through August 26th, 2011. Once all comments have been reviewed and addressed appropriately, version 8 of the Non-GMO Project Standard will be formally implemented. Please click here to review a pdf of the Non-GM... Read more

Salute Santé! Receives Non-GMO Project Verification

July 14, 2011, Napa CA - Salute Santé!®, the leading brand of award winning grapeseed oils, has been verified to the Non-GMO Project’s rigorous standard for GMO avoidance, receiving the prestigious designation, “Non-GMO Project Verified”. The entire line of Salute Santé! grapeseed oil, including original plain, roasted garlic, basil, chili, rosemary, lemon and their new California extra virgin cold pressed grapeseed oils are now Verified. “This is wonderful recognition,” says Val... Read more

Two Leaves and a Bud Tea Company Earns Non-GMO Project Verification

BASALT, Colorado (July 6, 2011) – Two leaves and a bud is pleased to announce that their whole leaf, craft teas have now been verified by the Non-GMO Project, a non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, farmers, seed companies, and consumers dedicated to the shared mission of ensuring the sustained availability of non-GMO natural and organic product choices. As more consumers are gravitating towards natural products, the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)... Read more