Tag Archives: USDA

Feds Loosen GMO Rules

We are all corporate guinea pigs now……just show them the money. What could possibly go wrong? “We simply cannot anticipate the unintended consequences of GE plants and animals. As the Institute for Responsible Technology has noted, the genetic engineering process…

 

USDA Organic Now Allows Herbicides

Unfortunately, the NOP does not have a great track record dealing with formal complaints. The results of their investigation of Aurora Dairy were not inspiring. That complaint appears to have been summarily dismissed with little attempt to learn the truth….

 

Cultured meat will now be regulated by the FDA and USDA

You can have mine…..”That’s how the cell-based meat industry ended up actively working to convince the US government to step in and exercise its regulatory authority — and that’s why they were encouraged by the government’s announcement. By stepping in…

 

anh-usa: America’s Fraudulent Organic Industry

SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL FARMERS!  America’s Fraudulent Organic Industry America’s Fraudulent Organics Industry 4 By anh-usa on January 24, 2019 Real Not Phony Food, Uncategorized We thought the problem was limited to fraudulent overseas suppliers; but fake organics are also grown…

 

Action Alert: USDA Makes GMO’s Disappear

“The symbol the USDA chose says “bioengineered” rather than GMO and depicts a field and a sun, which is intentionally deceptive. These are natural images used to communicate the presence of decidedly un-natural ingredients in a food. It’s as if…

 

Betrayal at the USDA (2018)

“Pesticide regulations. The Trump USDA played a key role in one of the most egregious actions of the EPA under Administrator Scott Pruitt—the March 2017 decision to reverse an Obama-era rule banning the nerve-damaging pesticide chlorpyrifos. Documents obtained by the New…