GMO Insider Blog

28
Jan

Raising Awareness of GMOs with Green America’s Nicole McCann

Green America’s Food Campaigns Director, Nicole McCann, spent some time discussing GMO Inside’s campaigns and all things GMOs at the Chicago Green Festival with Green is Good Radio. Check out the original post here. Nicole McCann is Food Campaigns Director for Green America. Nicole oversees and acts as a spokesperson for the GMO Inside campaign, and has […]

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28
Jan

Food Tank Summit: What happens when the food world converges in DC?

The GMO Inside team joined with change makers in the good food movement to discuss some of the big issues and how we can all work together. The Food Tank Summit was organized by the team at Food Tank, a food think tank dedicated to “building a global community for safe, healthy, nourished eaters.” This […]

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22
Jan

Ahead Of Super Bowl XLIX, GMO Inside Urges Sabra, Official Hummus of NFL, To Pass On GMOs

Group Urges Consumers To Call, Facebook and Tweet Sabra Ahead of Super Bowl Demanding A Verified GMO-Free Dip; Campaign Also Seeks End To Sabra-Owner PepsiCo’s Funding of Efforts to Keep Consumers in the Dark About What Is in Their Food       WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 22, 2015 – Green America’s GMO Inside campaign announced […]

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22
Jan

SABRA SUPER BOWL CALL-IN DAY

We need your help today to call Sabra’s headquarters to tell them to stop dropping the ball and get the GMOs out of its hummus. We called the dip’s owners PepsiCo last month, but this time we’re going straight to the source. It already has Non-GMO Verified guacamole, so let’s tell them we want the […]

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13
Jan

It’s a New Year, Time for a New Brew – Take the Pledge!

Last year our GMO Inside campaign mobilized over 155,000 people to contact Starbucks about their use of milk from cows fed genetically engineered feed (GMOs), and we’ve got more plans for 2015. It’s a new year, and it’s time for a new brew! Even though Starbucks is conveniently on almost every corner, it doesn’t have […]

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13
Jan

Tell Us About Your Local Indy Coffee Shops with Organic Milk

Our GMO Inside campaign wants to get the word out about great local coffee shops that serve organic milk. We are building a map that will allow shoppers to find better alternatives to big coffee chains. Tell us about your favorite local coffee shop that serves organic milk. Bonus points if they serve fair trade […]

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12
Jan

Members of Congress Demand to See Secret Trade Deals

The United States is currently in the process of negotiating two major trade deals. The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a being negotiated with 11 Pacific Rim nations and the US. Its European counterpart, the Trans Atlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP), is an agreement between the European Union and US. Both of these deals aim […]

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12
Jan

Farmer Profile: Warren Taylor, Snowville Creamery

Originally published by the Organic & Non-GMO Report by Ken Roseboro Snowville Creamery’s Warren Taylor creates model to increase non-GMO feed supply as a way to convert to organic and eliminate GMOs. Snowville Creamery, based in Pomeroy, Ohio is a small dairy operation, but its owner, Warren Taylor, has big ideas. Taylor wants to change […]

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06
Jan

The Solution Under Our Feet: How Regenerative Organic Agriculture Can Save the Planet

Originally published in EcoWatch by John Roulac, Co-Chair of GMO Inside Many of us are now choosing to eat holistically grown foods. We want: • more nutrition from our food. • to avoid toxic pesticides and GMOs. • to create safer conditions for farmers and rural communities. • to protect the water, air and soil from contamination by […]

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19
Dec

Something Sweet for a Non-GMO Holiday Celebration

You can’t think about the holidays without thinking about dessert; and oftentimes one’s next thought is about sugar overloads and overly frosted cookies from the grocery store. But there are other options. If you are looking for something to take to a holiday cookie exchange, this recipe for Gingerbread People is a wonderful option, and […]

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