Genetic modification (GMO) - Articles and news items

European governments about to vote on the authorisation of three GM maize

Industry news  •  21 March 2017  •  Slow Food

GM maize is about to be validated by European governments as Slow Food say no to the move…

Why the GMO debate still matters

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  9 December 2016  •  Mark Hughes, President, Anderson Partners Food Ingredient Marketing

With the GMO debate far from over, we asked Mark Hughes, President, Anderson Partners Food Ingredient Marketing for an insight into why the conversation still matters…

Dannon to launch non-GMO yoghurts in the US

Industry news  •  18 July 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

This is the beginning of the transformation of the company’s Danimals, Oikos and Dannon brands, which over time will evolve to contain non-GMO ingredients…

U.S. FDA accepts GRAS notification for Non-GMO Acrylamide-Reducing Yeast

Industry news  •  20 May 2016  •  Katie Sadler

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announces acceptance of Renaissance BioScience’s GRAS notification for Non-GMO Acrylamide-Reducing Yeast.

Arla to incentivise farmers to convert to GM free feed

Industry news  •  13 May 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

Arla says that retailers are increasingly demanding dairy products from cows which have been fed GM free feed and are willing to pay a price premium…

Clean label: GMO-free and non-GMO

Blogs, Z Homepage Promo  •  12 May 2016  •  Innova Market Insights

Innova Market Insights discuss the marked upturn in interest in GMO-free or non-GMO products in the final part of their clean label series…

Transparency key to GM labelling, study finds

Industry news  •  27 January 2016  •  Victoria White

A study has found consumers are more supportive of GM labelling decisions when they believe the company considered the public’s input in the process…

Campbell boldly supports mandatory GMO labelling in the US

Industry news  •  8 January 2016  •  Victoria White

Campbell Soup Company has announced its support for the enactment of US federal legislation to establish a single mandatory labelling standard for foods derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs)…

HFI acquires plan-based ingredients company Suntava

Industry news  •  9 December 2015  •  Victoria White

Suntava is a plant-based specialty ingredients company best known for its proprietary Suntava Purple Corn…

FDA approves genetically engineered salmon for human consumption

Industry news  •  20 November 2015  •  Victoria White

AquAdvantage Salmon is an Atlantic salmon that reaches market size more quickly than non-genetically engineered farm-raised Atlantic salmon…

European Parliament rejects national GM bans proposal

Industry news  •  30 October 2015  •  Victoria White

Leading farming, agricultural and plant science organisations have issued a stark warning to the UK Government about the impact of European legislation on GM feed imports…

Scientists disappointed at results from GM wheat field trial

Industry news  •  26 June 2015  •  Victoria White

The results of the genetically modified (GM) wheat field trial held by Rothamsted Research in 2012-2013 have been announced…

Scientists reveal the origin of beefsteak tomatoes

Industry news  •  1 June 2015  •  Victoria White

A team of scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has identified a set of genes that control stem cell production in tomatoes…

Sweet potato naturally ‘genetically modified’

Industry news  •  22 April 2015  •  Victoria White

Sweet potatoes from all over the world naturally contain Agrobacterium genes, making sweet potatoes ‘natural genetically modified organism (GMO)’…

EU ministers approve of law for banning genetically modified crops

Industry news  •  18 November 2014  •  The European Parliament and Council

EU politicians have backed a plan to allow nations to ban genetically modified crops on their soil, even if they are given approval to be grown in the European Union, raising the chance their use will remain limited on the continent…

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