Hot Diggity Non-GMO Dog!

February 25, 2016

Three years ago, my boyfriend and I adopted Bear, a 6-year-old German Shepherd/Akita mix. It was a little stressful at first, but with training and lots of love, Bear quickly became the best decision we ever made. My pup is my snuggle-buddy, my partner in crime, and my best friend. For many of us, our… » Read more

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The DARK Act: What’s Next?

February 21, 2016

In what is perhaps the biggest blow ever to the Right to Know movement, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1599 (275-150) in the Summer of 2015 (the bill was dubbed the “Deny Americans the Right to Know”—or DARK— Act). This sweeping bill would prohibit any current or future state law requiring GMO labeling,… » Read more

Sweet News about Non-GMO Sugar

February 11, 2016

February 14th is fast approaching and thoughts naturally turn to sweets for your sweetheart. Unfortunately, many of the most popular candies contain high-risk genetically modified ingredients: sugar, soy lecithin, corn syrup, partially hydrogenated soybean oil, and cornstarch. The good news is, there are currently more than 1,500 items in our Non-GMO Project Verified “Candy, Chocolate,… » Read more

Avoiding GMOs Aisle by Aisle" Produce

Avoiding GMOs Aisle by Aisle: Produce

January 22, 2016

Step One: Know Which Produce is Genetically Modified For many people, fruits and vegetables are the cornerstone of a healthy diet. They bring color and vibrancy to your plate and add incredible nutrients to your diet. Thankfully, there are few GMOs found in the produce aisle. People often worry about GMO tomatoes making their way onto their… » 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