Board will bring diverse perspectives and guidance to strengthen HCFS programs
HONOLULU— This week, Hawai‘i Center for Food Safety (HCFS) is launching a new advisory body to oversee and guide its work across the Hawaiian I.
100,000+ signatures on White House petition decry GMO labeling bill
WASHINGTON— Today a petition calling on President Obama to veto a discriminatory GMO labeling bill surpassed the 100,000 signature threshold that demands the pre.
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Urges veto on basis of discrimination against poor, elderly and minorities
WASHINGTON— Today Reverend Jesse Jackson urged President Obama to veto the GMO labeling bill that is currently before the H.
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The Senate passed the DARK Act shortly after 11pm ET Thursday evening with a final vote of 63-30. The bill will now move to the House where CFS will continue the fight against this discriminatory legislation.
Cite dangers of Stabenow/Roberts Bill to organic
WASHINGTON— Organic organizations, farmer groups and companies around the nation representing millions of organic consumers and thousands of organic farmers have voiced their opposi.
Coalition of 70 groups condemn “compromise” bill that would keep the public in the dark
WASHINGTON— Today a national coalition of consumer, food safety, farm, environmental, and religious groups along with severa.
New bill promoting “smart labels” is biotech pass that would keep a third of Americans in the dark
WASHINGTON— Today members of the Senate Ag Committee released language for a bill that would deny one third of.
Film short highlights the critical importance of soil health in protecting the environment
SAN FRANCISCO— Soil Solutions to Climate Problems , a short film highlighting the potential power of improving soil health to grow healthy f.
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