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Guest: Dr David Gang – Alternatives To GMO Citrus

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From the Food Nation Radio Interview Archives: Elizabeth Dougherty spoke with Dr. David Gang from Washington State University about an alternative to modifying our beloved citrus crops. Here’s what he had to say: From Dr. David Gang’s bio page: Plants produce an amazing diversity of small molecular weight compounds. While the …

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Little-Known Facts About What’s In Your Wine

On Food Nation Radio Network this week, we talked with Katrina Frey of Frey Vineyards about genetically modified yeast and over 100 surprising additives that can be put in wine without your knowledge and without a label. About Frey Vineyards from their website: We have always been family-owned and operated, and …

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Which Foods May Be Genetically Modified? Here’s A List

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        1. Corn – Nearly all corn in this country (except popcorn, at this writing) is genetically modified and you have to buy organic corn or organic corn products to avoid eating the modified versions. It’s also fed to chickens, cows and other livestock as vegetarian feed. …

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Pink Pineapple Contains “Tasty” Tobacco Gene

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In January, Del Monte received approval to import a GMO to the United States for human consumption. The new pineapple with rose-colored flesh was touted to the USDA as having more lycopene in the edible fruit portion of the plant, while discouraging undesirable flowering and  reproduction of the plant, ensuring …

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Here’s What The Proposed National GMO Bill REALLY Says

This week on Food Nation Radio Network, we read the proposed national bill to label GMOs. There are some good points about it, but there are also some concerning exceptions you should know about, as consumers who will be affected by this legislation. We’ll also preview an interview we have …

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Bill To Label GMOs Introduced At The Federal Level

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@Food Nation Radio BOXER, DEFAZIO INTRODUCE BILL TO REQUIRE LABELING OF GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOODS More than 90 Percent of Americans Support the Right to Know What Is In The Foods We Feed Our Families   Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) today introduced …

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Guest: Dr Jonathan Lundgren – USDA Researcher Calls For Further Testing Of GMOs

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From the Food Nation Radio Interview Archives: Elizabeth Dougherty spoke with Dr. Jonathan Lundgren, Research Entomologist at the National Central Agricultural Research Facility in Brookings, South Dakota for the USDA. We had a very frank discussion about the status of GMOs currently, possible effects on the dwindling bee pollinator population, …

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