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GMOs Don't Belong in Your Food

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Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, are unnatural, novel organisms created and patented by giant corporations. Since the 1990s, GMOs have entered the food supply without undergoing independent, long-term safety testing.

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Are Hybrid Seeds the Same as GMOs?
May 10, 2023
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Data Drop — The Butterfly stays strong despite inflation
May 9, 2023
New GMO Alert: Turning Fruit Flies into GMO Bioreactors
May 3, 2023
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The Whole Truth About Dairy 
May 1, 2023
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"Wild Relatives" Hold More Solutions Than GMOs
April 27, 2023
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Press Release: U.S. and International Companies Support Mexico
April 24, 2023
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Celebrate Earth Month with a Healthy Non-GMO Garden
April 21, 2023
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How Nutrient Density Will Reshape the Food System — And Our Health
April 14, 2023
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Farming with the Amazon Forest
April 10, 2023
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Testing Protects Your Right To Choose Non-GMO
October 13, 2022
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New GMO Alert: Molecular Farming
September 20, 2022
Looking for Plant-Based Foods? Non-GMO Options Abound!
September 16, 2022
GMO Crops in Plant-Based Foods? No, Thanks!
September 8, 2022
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Where New GMOs Show Up in Plant-Based Foods
September 2, 2022
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New GMO Alert: Motif FoodWorks™
August 16, 2022
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What's NOT a GMO?
July 21, 2022
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New GMO Alert: Bioceres GM HB4 Wheat Gains Traction Worldwide
July 20, 2022
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Who's Looking Out for You? We Are!
July 14, 2022
New GMO Alert: Recombinetics Heat-Tolerant GE Cow
April 14, 2022
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Going Plant-Based to Save the Planet? Better Look For the Butterfly, Too
March 17, 2022
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New GMO Alert: Climate Hero Super Cake Mix
March 16, 2022
Will Biotech "POP" Organic Corn's Best Defense Against GMO Pollen?
March 8, 2022
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New GMO Alert: Modern Kitchen
February 17, 2022
Know Your Labels! The Butterfly Makes Non-GMO Easy
Know Your Labels! The Butterfly Makes Non-GMO Easy
February 17, 2022
At the Supermarket: Handsome Man Uses Smartphone and Takes Picture of the Can of Goods. He's Standing with Shopping Cart in Canned Goods Section.
The New BE Label is Here! Or Is It??? (And Why You Should Still Look for the Butterfly)
January 19, 2022
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Non-GMO Project Presents: The Year in Food, 2021
December 30, 2021
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New GMO Alert: GMO-Made Egg White Proteins
December 16, 2021
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