• Consumers deserve to know they’re consuming GMO food

    Posted on November 10, 2012 by in News

    Consumers deserve to know they’re consuming GMO food By Ira Zunin November 10, 2012 Honolulu Star Advertiser On Tuesday, California voters rejected Proposition 37, which would have required labels on all products that contain genetically modified ingredients. Why wouldn’t people want to know? Labeling is already required for sugar and fat content. According to the Huffington […]

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  • San Juan County, Washington Passes GMO Ban

    Posted on November 10, 2012 by in National News, News

    By Alexis Baden-Mayer, Esq., Political Director Organic Consumers Fund, November 8, 2012 What do France and San Juan County have in common? A ban on genetically modified organisms, that’s what. Local voters embraced Proposition 2012-4 by a wide margin in the Nov. 6 election, as the citizen-led initiative banning the production of GMOs captured 61 […]

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  • Stop Monsanto From Poisoning Hawai’i

    Posted on November 9, 2012 by in Videos

    For over 20 years, Hawai’i has been the global center for the open-field testing of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO’s), including pharmaceutical crops. Over 5,000 experimental tests have been conducted by Monsanto, Dow, Dupont/Pioneer, Syngenta and BASF that spray chemicals on an almost daily basis on our most valuable lands. They are supported by tax-breaks, and […]

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    North Shore Organic Farm Film Series

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  • Will Monsanto Rule Our Lives?

    Posted on November 2, 2012 by in National News, News

    Will Monsanto Rule Our Lives? Vandana Shiva and Sonali Kolhatkar 02 November 12, Uprising Raio A new poll conducted by the University of Southern California and the LA Times has found that Proposition 37, the GMO labeling initiative has slipped a whopping 17 points since the last poll in September. The proposition continues to lead […]

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  • Kaua‘i Community Seed and Plant Exchange

    Posted on October 15, 2012 by in GMO Free Kaua'i, Kaua‘i News, News

    LIHU‘E — Local organic farmers enjoyed a day of fellowship, trade and presentations Sunday at the 10th Kaua‘i Community Seed and Plant Exchange. Paul Massey, Kaua‘i Community Seed Bank manager and event coordinator, said the event focuses on GMO education and the impact to growers and to everyone as consumers. A primary concern was for […]

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  • Seeds of Hope Trailer

    Posted on October 13, 2012 by in Videos

    The future of agriculture in Hawai’i – a trailer for the feature-length documentary by Danny Miller: for more information www.seedsofhopethemovie.org or www.hawaiirdc.org.

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  • Genetically engineered crops in agriculture

    Posted on September 13, 2009 by in Videos

    A film by Greenpeace Switzerland explaining known problems and unknown dangers relevant to genetically engineered crops:

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  • Hawaii County council unanimous against HB1226

    Posted on April 22, 2009 by in News

    Resolution 81-09 passes unanimously at Wednesday April 22nd hearing The following is from Una and Nancy on Hawai’i Island: Aloha friends, Today (Wednesday April 22 2009), after many hours of testimony on quite a few issues,  the Hawaii County resolution 81-09, which was introduced by our wonderful Councilman, Pete Hoffmann, passed 9-0.  This resolution was […]

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  • Maui County council unanimous against HB1226

    Posted on March 20, 2009 by in Maui News, News

    Maui County Council Pushes Back Against GMOs in the Name of Home Rule! On Friday, March 20, 2009 at their regular meeting, Maui’s County Council unanimously voted to support a resolution to oppose House Bill 1226, a preemption bill targeting local regulation of GMOs. This bill, which has now crossed to the Senate, would prevent all of Hawaii’s […]

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