Genetic Engineering

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2014

    Local to Global Justice Festival Focuses on Food Justice This Weekend in Tempe

    The 14th annual Local to Global Justice Forum and Festival will kick off later today at Tempe's ASU campus and this year the annual event will tackle issues related to food justice. The three-day event will include panels, film screenings, and workshops on topics including genetically engineered foo ... More >>

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    July 25, 2013
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    December 7, 2011

    The Gift That Grows: Non-GMO Seed Gift Basket From Humble Seed

    Here at Chow Bella, we understand how important it is to give (and receive) the perfect foodie gift. So this season, we're helping out by offering 21 food- and drink-focused gift suggestions, one each work day until Christmas, from a local business or provider. You get scads of rock-star ideas, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Has the FDA approved genetically engineered salmon?

    Aquabounty v conventional salmon​Last week,you wrote about a "frakenfish", genetically engineered salmon. What did the FDA decide about the salmon? Will it be allowed in our food supply? What are your thoughts on this? Earlier this week, the Food and Drug Administration held public hearing ... More >>

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    September 15, 2010

    Genetically Modified Salmon aka Frankenfish -- Let Your Voice be Heard Tomorrow Salmon​ Get your speed-dial ready, folks.Tomorrow, September 16th is a National Day of Action in Washington, D.C. sponsored by Food and Water Watch. You can add your voice to those opposed to allowing this fish into our food supply. Ot ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2010

    Attention Starved

    ASU West presents flick on food issues

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    December 23, 2008

    Heirloom Seeds for Your Favorite Locavore

    One of the most compelling articles I've read in the past year was the indepth Vanity Fair piece about Monsanto's genetically modified plant seeds. Scary stuff, indeed. Around the same time, I read Barbara Kingsolver's fascinating book Animal, Vegetable, Miracle, about her family's year-long commitm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Top Ten Food Trends for 2009

    Ever since I heard of Faith Popcorn and trend forecasting, I have been fascinated with the notion of predicting the next big thing. Well The Food Channel has a crystal ball, too. Check out the new list of predicted food trends for 2009: 1.) Home on the Range -- Downsized economy breeds new generati ... More >>