- Can ingredient supply chain handle the "non-GMO tsunami?"
Suppliers say they can meet demand; more non-GMO ingredients becoming available
- Vermont corn trials highlight better non-GMO yields, crop rotations over GMOs
Non-GMO short-and long-season varieties finish in top 10 in terms of yields and quality; diversified rotation, not GM trait, has greater impact on yield and soil health
- Former EPA scientist: Biotech companies encouraging pesticide treadmill
Dr. Ramon Seidler, a retired senior scientist from the US Environmental Protection Agency, has become a leading spokesperson against genetically modified foods and the increasing use of pesticides with GM crops. He actively supported Oregon’s GMO labeling initiative, Measure 92, which was narrowly defeated last fall.
- Hodo Soy Beanery: offering organic, non-GMO artisanal tofu
Minh Tsai carries with him a B.A. and M.A. from Columbia University, but it’s his Tofu Master qualification he’s touting these days.