Bill seeks uniform GMO labeling

Bill seeks uniform GMO labeling

Legislation seeks to establish GMO-free certification system similar to what organic producers use today.

LAST year, 125 bills mandating the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in food were introduced in 30 different states.

Congress is ramping up its efforts to provide a more uniform approach that protects consumer choice better than the patchwork system that has begun to manifest with individual state actions.

Currently, the Food & Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture are tasked with det

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