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Herbicide finding intensifies battle over GMO labeling

More than two years after passing the nationā€™s first law requiring labels on most foods containing genetically engineered components, there are still no labels for Genetically Modified Organisms ā€“ GMOs ā€“ in Connecticut or anywhere else in the U.S. But GMO labeling advocates now have some new ammunition for a counter-offensive. Continue Reading →

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CT Senate votes to ban sales of genetically engineered grass seed

The state Senate voted 25 to 11 Wednesday night for legislation that would ban grass seed that is genetically engineered to resist pesticides and herbicides, an issue that the Senate leader calls necessary to protect the environment. Opponents call the bill an overreaction to a product not yet on the market. Continue Reading →

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