Government Matters: Pitched Battle for GMO Labeling Continues

 

Pitched Battle for GMO Labeling Continues

In 2013, the ongoing battle between those wanting to know more about the food they’re eating and large agribusiness interests has escalated. Twenty-five state legislatures have introduced bills either requiring labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or specifically prohibiting such labels. In June, Connecticut became the first state to actually pass a GMO labeling law. Large agribusinesses have fought hard against efforts to require GMO labeling.

 

FROM: Government Matters Vol. 1 No. 14 Tuesday, July 16, 2013

 

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