If the bill is enacted, the state would be the first in the nation to require manufacturers to label products containing genetically engineered ingredients.
An initiative to label foods containing genetically modified organisms sold in Vermont passed a legislative panel Thursday. The Senate Appropriations committee unanimously approved H.112, a food-labeling bill designed to disclose GMOs found in certain foods. The full Senate will take up the bill as soon as next week. Lawmakers anticipate defending the legislation in court […]
Val Giddings is a lobbyist. He’s a promoter of his product and his client. His product is GMOs. His clients are Monsanto and the biotech industry. He never seems to mention this in his testimony.
The Senate Judiciary Committee is taking more time to seek advice about a pending GMO labeling law because of concerns about legal challenges. H.112 would exempt some dairy products from the requirement that manufacturers label food containing genetically modified organisms. Senate Judiciary Chair Sen. Dick Sears, D-Bennington, has said he worries that the dairy exemption […]
Today, business leaders representing a broad cross section of Vermont’s food industry including suppliers, manufactures, and retailers, gathered at the Statehouse in Montpelier, VT to urge lawmakers to pass mandatory GMO labeling legislation, H.112.
News Release — Vermont Legislature Jan. 28, 2014 The Senate Agriculture Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing on H.112 – An act relating to the labeling of food produced with genetic engineering. The hearing will be held in the Vermont House Chamber on Thursday, February 6th from 6-8 PM. A signup […]
The Senate Agriculture Committee and Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing on H.112 – An act relating to the labeling of food produced with genetic engineering.
“What is the parallel issue of our time, to slavery in the time of the Civil War?” The answer was corporate control of the masses. When have so many, been so controlled by so few?