May 21, 2022

Senate Group Opposes Genetically Engineered Salmon

Alaska Senator, Mark Begich, together with ten additional senators is insisting that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration stop the process for approving genetically modified salmon for human consumption. If approved, the genetically modified salmon would become the only genetically modified animal to gain approval as food for humans. The eleven senators recently wrote to […]

Federal Judge Halts Future Planting of Genetically Engineered Beets

The U.S. government’s approval of the future planting of genetically modified sugar beets has been revoked by a federal judge. Ruling that the Department of Agriculture did not thoroughly evaluate the environmental impact of planting the genetically engineered seeds before granting approval. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White’s decision to impose the ban was not applicable […]