• How Your Grocery Trip Could Change If Congress Bans GMO Labels

    (WASHINGTON) — The House of Representatives has approved a bill that would block states from passing laws requiring manufacturers to label items that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Here’s a look at how your grocery…

  • Competing proposals seek to address fears of genetically modified food

    WASHINGTON — A confrontation is drawing near over the labeling of genetically modified foods. Sixty-four countries require that genetically modified foods be labeled, and three states — Vermont, Connecticut and Maine — have done the…

  • Top chefs meet with lawmakers to urge GMO labeling

    The discussion surrounding labeling foods that contain genetically modified organisms is reaching a boiling point, and chefs are adding to the heat.

  • Catalogs decoded: What terms like ‘hybrid,’ ‘heirloom’ and ’50 days’ mean

    Starting this week, we\’ll begin our big seed catalog roundup. Garden Plot editor Mike McGrath reviews terms and phrases you\’ll need to know when selecting which seeds to order this year.

  • Non-GMO Cheerios: What it means for consumers

    Original Cheerios made from non-GMO ingredients will soon appear on store shelves. Food expert Mary Beth Albright explains what all the fuss is about.

  • What is the future of food?

    It\’s something that\’s enjoyed for taste and it\’s something that\’s
    required to survive. It\’s found in the ground, on trees, on shelves, in homes and
    in retail settings throughout the world. It defines cultures, helps to run vehicles and even influences national security decisions. It\’s food, and its
    future is up for discussion.