Changemakers Change Acres

January 15, 2016

Here at the Non-GMO Project, we are putting the finishing touches on our strategic planning for 2016. This not only gives us an opportunity to celebrate our achievements, but allows us to look forward into the future…and what a bright future it is! It’s hard to believe that before 2010, Non-GMO Project Verified products hadn’t… » Read more

Top Five Non-GMO Questions

January 8, 2016

As a non-profit organization, the mission of the Non-GMO Project is to preserve and build the non-GMO food supply, educate consumers, and provide verified non-GMO choices. To achieve these goals, we include our website URL on our verification seal as a resource for anyone wanting to learn more about our verification program. NonGMOProject.org together with… » Read more

Happy New Year from the Non-GMO Project Team!

December 31, 2015

In this season of reflection, I’m thinking back to nine years ago last week, when we had just submitted paperwork to incorporate the Non-GMO Project as a 501(c)(3) non-profit. At this time in 2006, the public had no way of knowing which products were non-GMO, and the media was virtually silent on the topic. There was… » Read more

Make it a Non-GMO Movie Night!

December 23, 2015

A chilly winter storm makes my family eager for more than a higher thermostat. When temperatures drop, we read books and watch inspirational movies, seek knowledge, take notes and map out the changes we will create in the New Year. Winter unites family and friends indoors in a way unlike any other time of the… » Read more

At the Heart of the Holidays

December 14, 2015

Generate non-GMO goodwill with gifts that keep on giving. In a world where the profound differences between those who “have” and those who “have less” are increasingly more visible, the joy of holiday gift giving offers an opportunity to make the spirit of the season even more meaningful. Many of the 2200+ brands who support… » Read more

A Non-Traditional Non-GMO Holiday

December 2, 2015

My favorite time of the year has arrived—there’s magic in the air, festive music pouring out of the radio and the anticipation of all the delicious dishes that will be shared with family and friends. The holiday season is upon us! Whether it’s Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, it is the time spent with loved ones… » Read more

We did it! Non-GMO Month 2015

November 6, 2015

Non-GMO Month 2015 Sets New Records, Generates Further Awareness My mom doesn’t spend time on Facebook. She doesn’t hang out in natural food stores. And she doesn’t usually know how my workday is spent. But during Non-GMO Month, my mother and her friends repeatedly express excitement to see “The Butterfly” in their community, on the… » Read more

Tweets for a Non-GMO Holiday!

November 3, 2015

Nov 12th, 12:00 pm PST, twitter.com/nongmoproject, #LookfortheButterfly Don’t miss this seasonal Non-GMO Holiday Twitter Party from the Non-GMO Project. Gobble up non-GMO ideas, washed down with a list of refreshing recipes and served with a side of fabulous prizes! With T-Day around the corner and holiday menu planning in full swing, be sure you’re prepared to… » Read more

October is Non-GMO Month!

September 30, 2015

October brings apple picking, a welcome chill in the evening air, leaves changing color and … the beginning of Non-GMO Month! While educating people about GMOs is central to our mission year round, Non-GMO Month is a unique opportunity to bring together retailers, manufacturers, farmers and shoppers in order to spread awareness about the GMO… » Read more

Defining Non-GMO

September 11, 2015

Why you should look for the Butterfly When we first started developing the Non-GMO Project Standard in the summer of 2006, we made a commitment to always seek a balance between meaningfulness and achievability. In order to accomplish our mission of preserving and building a non-GMO food supply, we needed a standard that would push… » Read more