GMWatch Home, 19 Sep 2014 15:06:00 +0000Joomla! - Open Source Content Managementen-gbBiofortified continues to misrepresent GMO facts

Biology fortified - Championing science or industry talking points

Pro-GMO group claims to champion science but promotes corporate talking points, writes Claire Robinson

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsFri, 05 Sep 2014 09:32:17 +0000
Bangladesh Bt brinjal farmers demand compensation

Bt brinjal farmers demand compensation

Farmers say they were "fooled" and used as "guinea pigs" for failed crop

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsMon, 01 Sep 2014 08:07:42 +0000
Biology Fortified misleads the public on GMO safety

Are bio-fortified misleading the public?

Another "big list of studies" on GMO safety rolls off the production line – but much of what's being said about it is demonstrably false, says Claire Robinson

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsThu, 28 Aug 2014 09:14:59 +0000
Keith Kloor: Trash-talking the enviros – or just talking trash?

Keith Kloor doing a drive-by

Blogger Keith Kloor doesn’t like environmentalists – and is a stranger to science and logic, writes Jonathan Matthews

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsTue, 19 Aug 2014 08:46:49 +0000
British think tank tells Africans to grow and eat GMOs

Chatham House, GM and Africa

Chatham House report misleads about GMO risks and promises, writes Claire Robinson

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsFri, 15 Aug 2014 14:01:00 +0000
The farce of GMO industry safety studies

DuPonts GMO Canola safety study exposed

Control animals fed GMOs and pesticides makes industry GM canola safety study worthless

]]> (Annie)Featured2014ArchiveNewsFri, 11 Jul 2014 09:49:01 +0000
Another unethical GMO human trial planned

GMO Bananas - another unethical GMO human trial planned

GMO bananas could be fed to humans without doing animal toxicity testing first

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsSun, 03 Aug 2014 09:32:18 +0000
Brazil: Pest resistance to Bt maize in third year of cultivation

maize pest damage

Pests in Brazil are becoming resistant to Bt maize 1507 only three years after market approval, shows an industry-sponsored study

]]> (Peter Brown)Featured2014ArchiveNewsFri, 25 Jul 2014 13:48:52 +0000
GM golden rice paper to be retracted amid ethics scandal

child eating rice

Children were fed GM rice without the informed consent of parents

]]> (Claire)Featured2014ArchiveNewsFri, 18 Jul 2014 14:05:51 +0000
Guardian newspaper report admits widespread failure of GM Bt brinjal

Bt Brinjal Leaf Curl

In the wake of attempts by pro-GMO campaigner Mark Lynas to deny local reports that Bt brinjal (eggplant/aubergine) failed in Bangladesh, now The Guardian newspaper has published an article confirming the widespread failure of the crop

]]> (Annie)Featured2014ArchiveNewsThu, 05 Jun 2014 20:45:34 +0000