GMWatch Homehttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/component/content/?view=featuredSat, 28 Mar 2015 06:36:48 +0000Joomla! - Open Source Content Managementen-gbHerbicides used with GM crops alter antibiotic resistance of disease-causing bacteriahttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16028-herbicides-used-with-gm-crops-alter-antibiotic-resistance-of-disease-causing-bacteriahttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16028-herbicides-used-with-gm-crops-alter-antibiotic-resistance-of-disease-causing-bacteria

e. coli bacteria

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Authors answer questions on new study, which shows that exposure to Roundup and other herbicides could contribute to antibiotic resistant disease

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsTue, 24 Mar 2015 07:50:06 +0000
What happened when Patrick Moore was challenged to drink a glass of glyphosate?http://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16027-what-happened-when-patrick-moore-was-challenged-to-drink-a-glass-of-glyphosatehttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16027-what-happened-when-patrick-moore-was-challenged-to-drink-a-glass-of-glyphosate

When Patrick Moore was offered a glass of glyphosate

Lobbyist tells the world that Monsanto herbicide is safe enough to drink, then refuses to drink it! Jonathan Matthews reports

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsMon, 23 Mar 2015 19:39:51 +0000
GM Bt brinjal fails for second year in Bangladeshhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16018-gm-bt-brinjal-fails-for-second-year-in-bangladeshhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16018-gm-bt-brinjal-fails-for-second-year-in-bangladesh

Bt brinjal turns out badly for farmers

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GM plants either died out prematurely or fruited insignificantly compared to the locally available varieties

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsSat, 21 Mar 2015 18:37:24 +0000
Select Committee report on GM is an insult to science and a danger to the public: Part II – Attacking Europe’s GMO regulationshttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16021-select-committee-report-on-gm-is-an-insult-to-science-and-a-danger-to-the-public-part-ii-attacking-europe-s-gmo-regulationshttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16021-select-committee-report-on-gm-is-an-insult-to-science-and-a-danger-to-the-public-part-ii-attacking-europe-s-gmo-regulations

GMO Regulations undermined

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The UK House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology’s report hyping GM crops is an attempt to dismantle and undermine Europe’s GMO regulations, explains Claire Robinson in the second of a two-part series

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsSun, 22 Mar 2015 13:07:47 +0000
Glyphosate is “probable human carcinogen” – WHO’s cancer agencyhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16015-glyphosate-is-probable-human-carcinogen-who-s-cancer-agencyhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16015-glyphosate-is-probable-human-carcinogen-who-s-cancer-agency

Roundup - IARC declare as a probable human carcinogen

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IARC’s verdict comes as glyphosate is set to be re-approved in Europe this year

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsFri, 20 Mar 2015 18:48:14 +0000
Thousands of farmers demonstrate in Delhi against GM crops, anti-farmer policieshttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16008-1000s-of-farmers-demonstrate-in-delhi-against-gm-crops-anti-farmer-policieshttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16008-1000s-of-farmers-demonstrate-in-delhi-against-gm-crops-anti-farmer-policies

India - Farmers at anti-gmo demonstration

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Modi government targeted for “pushing for unneeded, unwanted and unsafe GMOs in farming”

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsWed, 18 Mar 2015 19:04:03 +0000
Select Committee report on GM is an insult to science and a danger to the public: Part I http://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16007-select-committee-report-on-gm-is-an-insult-to-science-and-a-danger-to-the-public-part-ihttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/16007-select-committee-report-on-gm-is-an-insult-to-science-and-a-danger-to-the-public-part-i

Select committee Report on Advanced genetic techniques for crop improvement

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Science abused: The UK House of Commons Select Committee on Science and Technology’s report hyping GM crops has predictably been welcomed by the pro-GMO Science Media Centre (SMC) – but a closer look reveals it has turned its back on science and public health, writes Claire Robinson in the first of a two-part series

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsWed, 18 Mar 2015 18:52:58 +0000
The superfluous GMO potato http://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15988-the-superfluous-gmo-potatohttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15988-the-superfluous-gmo-potato

Unwanted GM Potato

McDonald’s and Frito-Lay say they have no plans to adopt the Simplot GM potato – so who wants it and why? Claire Robinson reports

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsWed, 25 Mar 2015 19:27:12 +0000
Philippines: Farmers oppose GMO Golden Ricehttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15985-philippines-farmers-oppose-gmo-golden-ricehttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15985-philippines-farmers-oppose-gmo-golden-riceIn Philippines Farmers oppose GMO Golden Rice

Farmers challenge lobbyist Patrick Moore to a debate
 
]]>notsowisewoman@yahoo.com (Annie)Featured2015ArchiveNewsSun, 08 Mar 2015 17:03:31 +0000Jane Goodall teams with US lawyer to expose government and scientific fraud over GM foodhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15973-jane-goodall-teams-with-us-lawyer-to-expose-government-and-scientific-fraud-over-gm-foodhttp://gmwatch.org/index.php/news/archive/2015-articles/15973-jane-goodall-teams-with-us-lawyer-to-expose-government-and-scientific-fraud-over-gm-food

Altered Genes, Twisted Truths by Steven Drucker

Lawyer Steven Druker challenges UK Royal Society over misleading statements made about GM foods

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claire@gmwatch.org (Claire)Featured2015ArchiveNewsThu, 05 Mar 2015 08:24:23 +0000