Newsletter
05
Oct

Don’t Get Spooked by GMOs

October is non-GMO month and a great reminder to examine our pantries! Make sure yours is filled with organic and Non-GMO Project Verified products. And, watch out for nasty GMOs in that Halloween candy! Scary Halloween Candy GMOs usually lurk in highly processed foods like Halloween candy, but don’t be scared. There are many tasty […]

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03
Dec

Santa’s not feeding his reindeer GMOs

We’ve got holiday goodies for you to make the season merry and bright. Unfortunately, there’s also some dark news about the bill blocking our right to know. 8 Non-GMO Cookies Ever wonder why Santa gets all the cookies? We think it’s time for the reindeer to get a tasty treat for all their hard work, […]

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05
Nov

Bad deals. Good jams.

This month’s news on food largely deals with the secretive and harmful trade deals: TPP and TTIP. To sweeten things, up we’ve also included a spotlight on one of our favorite non-GMO companies: Crofter’s. The Very Best Jam. Period. The jam aisle at any grocery store has so many options it can be overwhelming. How […]

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02
Sep

Get Your Hands Dirty

Non-GMO Lunchbox! It’s back-to-school time! As the summer comes to an end, it is time to start thinking about what you are going to fill your kid’s lunch box with. Some of the most popular lunchtime snacks and foods have GMOs hidden in them. With so many great alternatives out there, make sure to educate […]

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02
Feb

Say “I <3 You" without GMOs on VDay!

Dear Green American, Hershey’s: Show Us Your Love with Organic Sugar! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and you’ll likely receive some Hershey’s Kisses. Fortunately, Hershey’s is exploring the removal of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) from its products. This is a result of amazing consumer action from people like you. Removing HFCS would […]

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07
Jan

It’s a New Year, Time for a New Brew!

Dear Green American, New Year, New Brew! It’s a New Year and it’s time for a New Brew. Starbucks is on every corner so it’s easy to make it a quick pit stop on the way to work or while out shopping. However, Starbucks doesn’t have to be a place of habit. Take our pledge […]

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03
Dec

RE: 4 ways to oppose GMOs for the Holidays

Dear Green American, Let’s Stand up for Americans’ Right-to-Know! Find a bus en route to DC! Let’s turn out thousands of citizens and consumers to protest Congressman Mike Pompeo’s DARK (Deny American’s Right to Know) Act. This bill would strip states of the right to pass GMO labeling laws. The Organic Consumers Association is funding […]

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05
Nov

Too close to call, non-GMO Thanksgiving recipes, the truth behind dairy CAFOs

Dear Green American, State Labeling Uncertain, County Bans Pass Oregon is still up in the air!  Even though the opposition spent almost $15 million to defeat it, Proposition 92 could still pass, making labeling the law in Oregon in 2016. Great news: Bans against growing GMOs passed in Maui County, Hawaii and Humboldt County, California! […]

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07
Aug

Hell No to Hellmann’s GMOs!

Dear Green American , For something as simple as a condiment, mayonnaise has quite the reputation. Considering that popular brands like Hellmann’s and Miracle Whip contain GMO ingredients and eggs sourced from factory farms, mayo’s reputation is about to get a little bit worse. To all the mayonnaise lovers out there, don’t fret! Better mayonnaise […]

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02
Jul

Celebrate Your Independence… From GMOs

Dear Green American , This month, we celebrate National Pollinator Week from June 16th – 22nd. The unanimous US Senate vote seven years ago instated an official week each year to reflect upon and take action to address the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations. Pollinators—bees, birds, butterflies, bats, beetles, and others—are vital to our […]

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