Issue: June

Non-GMO verified probiotics coming to market

May 26th, 2017
By Ken Roseboro

As another indication of the growing non-GMO food trend, manufacturers of probiotics, which are beneficial bacteria used in foods and supplements, are getting their products Non-GMO Project Verified. Ganeden and Deerland Enzymes have both introduced non-GMO verified probiotics to capitalize on strong trends for both non-GMO foods and probiotics. Probiotics are defined by the World […]

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Non-GMO food labeling programs increasing in Europe

May 26th, 2017
By Ken Roseboro

As more EU member states establish non-GMO labeling for meat, dairy, and egg products, an initiative to harmonize the labels in the Danube Region may lead to an EU-wide labeling standard

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SOL Organics offers super soft organic cotton bedding for “transparent luxury”

May 26th, 2017
By Arianne Pfoutz

A small Minnesota-based company has a big vision: provide high quality, Fair Trade, organic cotton bedding at an affordable price, while enriching the livelihood of small farmers in India and stimulating the switch from GMO to organic, non-GMO cotton growing. Vishal Naithani and Sachin Chauhan, co-founders of SOL (Sustained Organic Living) Organics, have worked in […]

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GMOs 2.0: New technologies, new risks, and no regulations

May 26th, 2017
By Ken Roseboro

Many products made using new genetic engineering technologies such as synthetic biology and gene editing are entering the market with little or no regulation and even with “natural” or “non-GMO” claims

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