Celebrate the Non-GMO Harvest

November 17, 2017

During this season of gratitude, we at the Non-GMO Project would like to express our deepest thanks to the non-GMO farmers across the globe who help ensure our access to non-GMO food choices. Join us in the celebrating the 2017 growing season’s non-GMO harvest! Click the below infographic to view it in full screen!   

Your Body is Boodaful: Non-GMO Skincare by Booda Organics

October 17, 2017

Booda Organics’ facility is vibrant, yet tranquil, and manages to feel sunny and warm even though it’s located in rainy Bellingham, Washington. As we were shown around by co-founder, Sheana Pickard, we were struck by how different their space is from any production facility we’ve seen before. The walls are cream and teal with pops… » Read more

Your Guide to a Non-GMO Halloween

October 13, 2017

Ensure your Halloween goodie bag isn’t filled with GMO tricks! Use this educational guide to make an informed choice about which candies to avoid during this frightfully festive season.  

The Buzz about Cross-Pollination

October 10, 2017

While summer may be over, the growing season is not! Fall is a time of the year that farmers everywhere grow bounties of insta-worthy squash, pumpkins, and other fall-harvest crops. What’s the key to this season of abundance? Pollination. In order for flowering plant species to create seeds and reproduce, they must transfer pollen from… » Read more

What is the “Modified” in Modified Corn Starch?

October 1, 2017

Here at the Project, we have received an influx of queries about modified corn starch over the past few weeks. Let’s talk about modified corn starch! The “modified” in modified corn starch (and other types of modified starches) does not stand for genetically modified. In this context, “modified” simply means that the corn starch has… » Read more

Animal Feed is the Key to a Non-GMO Future

September 22, 2017

If you eat dairy, eggs, meat, or other animal products, choosing items that are Non-GMO Project Verified is the single biggest way you can help protect a non-GMO future. That’s because the majority of genetically engineered crop acres in the United States are used for animal feed, and the Non-GMO Project is the only seal… » Read more

Celebrate Non-GMO Month this October!

September 21, 2017

We have a lot to celebrate during our 8th annual, and biggest ever, Non-GMO Month in October. Harvest season is a natural time to reap what we have sown and appreciate the fruits of our labor. At the Non-GMO Project, we are grateful for a bountiful year of growth in participation from product brands and… » Read more

Tips for Packing a Non-GMO Lunchbox

August 22, 2017

One of the best things about starting a new school year is the opportunity to develop new habits. The classroom is organized, desks are clean, and your child’s backpack is full of untouched school supplies. All of these are reminders of the fresh start that comes with being another grade older.  Make the most of… » Read more

The Importance of Third-Party Verification: Presented by NutriGold

August 18, 2017

The following blog originally appeared on NutriGold’s website. NurtiGold is a Leadership Outreach and Education Sponsor and has over 50 Non-GMO Project Verified products, and we thank them for their continued support of our mission! Concerned consumers often wonder if the claims on product labels are actually true. They want to buy healthy, environmentally-friendly products and… » Read more

GMOs in Canada: What You Should Know

August 17, 2017

Polls spanning the last twenty years have consistently shown that the majority of Canadian consumers want meaningful GMO labeling on the products they purchase for themselves and their families. The most recent poll shows that 78% of Canadian consumers want GMO foods labeled. Despite this, on May 17, 2017 Canadian Members of Parliament voted down… » Read more