European officials admit genetically engineered additives in the EU’s farm animal food chain pose a serious risk to human health and the environment by spreading antibiotic resistance.
The European Commission’s Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) – a group with well known ties to industry – has issued a statement saying that the EU’s laws on GMOs should be revised to clear the path for “new GM” techniques.
The idea that new ‘genome editing’ techniques like CRISPR and gene drives could have a role in organic agriculture has prompted some difficult discussions around values and worldviews.
Please write to your MEP before October 25 and ask him or her to support a proposed international moratorium on risky gene drives.
Will the UK maintain strict GMO labelling laws post-Brexit? We’ve teamed up with GM Freeze to petition the UK government to ensure we all know what we are eating in future.
From GM Free MeThe creator of the genetically engineered White Russet potato on why he has renounced his work and wh…
From GM Free MeIn the first of many pending trials in the US, a California jury has ruled that the herbicide glyphos…