Ron Finley, Sowing Seeds of Change

Sowing Seeds of Change

March 19, 2015

“Food is the problem and food is the solution.” How does your garden grow? Well, if you are Ron Finley, your garden is thriving, not only with beautiful produce and sunflowers, but also with the support of a passionate community. His work is grounded in a very simple thought: “Food is the problem and food… » Read more

Wolaver's Non-GMO Project Verified Beer

St. Paddy’s Day Pub Grub

March 16, 2015

Keeping it Simple on St. Patrick’s Day One of the things I love most about St. Patrick’s Day is that it doesn’t take much planning – at least not in my family. What should we have for dinner? Corned beef and cabbage, maybe some potatoes. Should people bring beverages? Yes, beer. What should we do… » Read more

Non-GMO Hand Pies, St. Patrick's Day Irish Pasty

Easy as Hand Pie

March 12, 2015

Non-GMO On the Go It can be a challenge to find healthy non-GMO choices when you are on the go. So our team at the Non-GMO Project is always looking for tasty options that we can make at home and have ready when hunger strikes. The hearty hand pie, derived from the traditional Cornish pasty… » Read more

Eight Things You Can Do to Fix Our Food, Robyn O'Brien recommends GMO OMG

Eight Things You Can Do to Fix Our Food

March 9, 2015

There are so many good people doing good things to help clean up our food supply. Some do it in a very public way, others work quietly with farmers, on legislation or for children with food allergies. For most of us, we are simply to try to do what we can, where we are, with… » Read more

Newborn baby love

Baby Love

February 16, 2015

Protect Tender Bottoms, Chubby Cheeks and Tiny Toes It’s no secret that in February our thoughts turn to love and truly, there is no deeper love than the innate, unconditional feelings a parent has for a child. Every new parent, upon meeting their newborn for the very first time, experiences the overwhelming instinct to keep… » Read more

GMOs and Safety Concerns, Robyn O'Brien

GMOs and Safety Concerns

January 18, 2015

The end of 2014 was a flurry of activity for the movement to label genetically engineered ingredients (GMOs) in our food. The ballot initiative to label GMOs in Oregon lost by just over 800 votes, and thousands of votes were thrown out.  In D.C., a hearing was held to address a piece of legislation that calls… » Read more

Modern Parents Messy Kids, Happy Green Smoothie

Breakfast: Start Your Day the Non-GMO Way!

January 12, 2015

One of the most common concerns about the prevalence of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in North America is whether they are safe for our children and families to eat. GMOs (or “genetically modified organisms”) are living organisms whose genetic material has been artificially manipulated in a laboratory through genetic engineering. This relatively new science creates unstable combinations of plant,… » Read more

Westgate family, feeding Robin, kimchi

Welcome to Living Non-GMO!

December 15, 2014

Welcome to Living Non-GMO! Every day at the Non-GMO Project, we hear from people who are worried about the impacts of GMOs and are looking for ways to make safe, healthy choices for themselves and their loved ones. We are deeply inspired by this growing movement of citizens standing up for a sustainable, transparent food… » Read more

Gratitude

December 1, 2014

A few short months ago, my life changed. I relocated from Los Angeles to begin a new adventure in Bellingham, Washington. While I had visited the Pacific Northwest and lived in Portland, I had never seen the stunning natural beauty of this town, located on a bay between Seattle and Vancouver, B.C. Even their motto,… » Read more

Thanksgiving non-GMO pumpkin pie

Easy Steps to Reduce Cooking with GMOs at Thanksgiving

November 24, 2014

It’s Thanksgiving week and as families across the nation come together, the soaring rates of allergies, diabetes, obesity and cancer continue to impact the lives of our families, making it even more of a challenge to get a Thanksgiving meal on the table. But with Thanksgiving being one of the most significant meals of the… » Read more