The major limitation on what gene editing might accomplish would seem to be the power of human imagination.
March 19, 2014
ITIF testifies in Vermont against legislation sought by organic advocates to grow their market by misleading consumers.
March 18, 2014
ITIF opposes misguided efforts to ban an enviroinmentally superior new biotech variety of grass.
March 18, 2014
ITIF testimony before the MD Legislature shows legislation to mandate labels for genetically improved foods to be unnecessary and contradictory to the claimed objectives.
March 12, 2014
Testimony Before MD Senate Committee on Education, Health & Environmental Affairs on Misleading GMO Labeling Mandates
In testimony before the Maryland Senate Committee on Education, Health & Environmental Affairs, Val Giddings argued that existing federal law and policies already deliver what proponents of mandatory GMO food labels claim they want: consumer choice and food safety.
March 4, 2014
Organic growers seek to make neighbors pay to solve problem they created for themselves.
November 17, 2013
Arguments that GMOs only help corporations and not consumers are inaccurate and damaging to the policy debate.
October 8, 2013
There is significant misinformation and confusion about genetically modified foods (or GMOs), which now make up a major part of the American diet.
September 13, 2013
Ag Biotech Opponents Want the US to Emulate European Regulation of Biotechnology – They Should Think Again.
GMO crops are every bit as safe as any other and this is acknowledged by a staggering preponderance of scientific opinion around the world.
July 12, 2013
Peer Review is a worthy adversary for GMO detractors.
April 19, 2013
We must transform and reinvest in our international agricultural innovation ecosystem to produce more productive, resilient crops for a hungrier and warmer world.