Category Archives: GMO Foods

Monsanto Weighs Potential Deals

Posted by Chris Gill at the Circle Ranch  The story originally appeared on WSJ.com on November 17th, 2015 Unlike companies that grow organically, most corporate giants form through mergers and acquisitions. They are burdened with the costs of debt and … Continue reading

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The Free Market is Solving the GMO Problem

This story is a marvelous example of consumer preferences encouraging producers to change their behavior, without any government intervention. Markets work – when we let them. I hate to be one to say “I told you so” but I did. … Continue reading

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Monsanto rips cancer agency’s Roundup takedown

In a separate statement Friday, Monsanto’s vice-president for global regulatory affairs, Philip Miller, called out the IARC report for excluding “the most relevant, scientific data” from the studies the group mined for its conclusions. “No new research or data… was … Continue reading

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Scientific basis for GMO crops is false

Biotech companies like Monsanto are, to be sure, aware of this gaping hole in their “science” of gene-function. In fact, according to Heinemann, “Many biotech companies already conduct detailed genetic studies of their products that profile the expression of proteins … Continue reading

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Crony Environmentalism

        Corruption, cronyism, and socialistic central planning of agricultural markets, hidden by the rhetoric of “green farming,” is what Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley calls “smart growth” policy.  Crony environmentalism would be more descriptive.  So-called smart growth is … Continue reading

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Do GMO Feeds Harm Livestock?

“I believe that information in this peer-reviewed article is essential for open-minded discussions of GE feeds and foods, and we have made this information freely available to the public,” Lewis says. All I was able to get at the Journal … Continue reading

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World: Who’s afraid of GMOs? Let’s serve up science without scare stories eat without fear

I was happy to see that many students understood that this debate is about more than safety. It’s really about freedom. That makes me happy too. I certainly don’t want no damned “Food Nanny” telling me what I can or … Continue reading

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