29 scientists review over 800 peer-reviewed publications and urge more restrictions on neonicotinoid pesticides
Following last week’s celebration of “National Pollinator Week” and a Presidential Memorandum to kick.
New Task Force Must Act Fast to Save Honey Bees
Today, the White House released a much anticipated Presidential Memorandum outlining efforts to protect the nation’s vital pollinators, including bees, butterflies and other species.
Genetically Engineered Crops to Blame for Generating Herbicide-Resistant Weeds and Toxic Response
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requesting comments on a petition filed by the Texas Department of Agriculture to permit emergency u.
Former EPA Scientist Returns to Center for Food Safety to Strengthen its Science Team, Seeks to Spotlight Developments in Sustainable Agriculture
Andrew Kimbrell, Executive Director of Center for Food Safety (CFS), today announced a new part.
Despite Legal Challenge, California Law is Legally Sound - and Rightly Safeguards Consumers
Late yesterday, Center for Food Safety (CFS) filed an amicus brief in support of the State of California’s AB 1437, a law that protects publ.
Consumer, environmental, farming groups say synthetic biology is not natural or sustainable
In an open letter released today, 17 national and international consumer, environmental, women’s health and farming groups called on leading .
Wheat farmers and advocates demand immediate action from USDA
On the one-year anniversary of the Department of Agriculture’s announcement of finding an unapproved, genetically engineered (GE) wheat in an Oregon field, farmers and al.
Center for Food Safety Vows to Continue to Push for the Right to Know
California’s SB 1381 (Evans) to label genetically engineered foods was narrowly defeated in the California Senate today, with 19 votes in favor and 16 votes oppose.
Center for Food Safety applauds the passage of a bipartisan amendment offered by Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) to the FY 2015 Agriculture Appropriations bill that would require the mandatory labeling of genetically engineered (GE) salmon.
Coast to Coast Victories for the Food Movement as Political Power Swells
Voters in both Josephine County and Jackson County, Oregon overwhelmingly approved ballot measures to prohibit the cultivation of genetically engineered (GE) crops in the c.
CFS International Programs Director to Brief Congress
Center for Food Safety (CFS) today released a report examining the potential food and farming impacts of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a broad trade agreement .
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