Farmer Assurance Provision or Monsanto Protection Act?

Farmer Assurance Provision or Monsanto Protection Act?

The Farmer Assurance Provision is in a section of a bill (in Section 735 of US H.R. 933) that was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 26th, 2013. This bill allows farmers to continue to grow crops while legal challenges regarding the safety of the crops are going on. Upsets have arisen from … Continue reading

Connecticut Passes GMO Labeling Law!

Connecticut Passes GMO Labeling Law!

Connecticut is the first state in the United States to pass a law that requires genetically-engineered food to be labeled. Although, compromises had to made with legislators to get it passed; four other states in the northeast region of the US must also enact similar bills before this bill in Connecticut will take effect. Read … Continue reading

Our Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement

We are students at the University of Colorado at Boulder studying biochemical disciplines. We are concerned about the potential health hazards, the great benefits, and the lack of knowledge that the general public has about genetically modified organisms (GMOs). We aim to educate the community and push for the labeling of GMOs to allow consumers to make informed decisions.