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Where New GMOs Show Up in Plant-Based Foods

September 2, 2022

Eaters are choosing plant-based options more often than they ever have before. Their choices are motivated by health and climate concerns, affordability, animal welfare and more.  To meet the demand, hundreds of Non-GMO Project partner brands create Verified plant-based products using natural innovations. These are companies that turn to non-GMO or organic ingredients to emulate… » Read more

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This School Year, Go Non-GMO for Lunch

August 28, 2022

Here comes the school year! And with it, the creative challenge of what to put in your kids’ lunchboxes. Day after day. For the next 10 months, give or take. It’s no wonder many caregivers struggle to come up with fresh combos of healthy, tasty meals that travel well without refrigeration. We’ve got some fresh… » Read more

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The Non-GMO Pet: Why We Verify Products for Your Best Friend

August 18, 2022

Did you know the Non-GMO Project verifies food and wellness products for animals as well as products made for people?  It’s true! Verified food and treats abound, and dogs and cats are common benefactors. There are also other Verified supplies, including pet wipes, supplements and first aid products designed for creatures great and small.  Looking… » Read more

Together We Can Regenerate America

August 4, 2022

The Non-GMO Project is proud to be a part of the Regenerate America campaign, working with Kiss the Ground and a diverse coalition of farmers, businesses, nonprofits and concerned citizens working to make regenerative agriculture the cornerstone of the 2023 Farm Bill. Together, we can lay the foundations of a healthy and sustainable food system… » Read more

More Butterfly for Your Buck

July 28, 2022

During the last few years, grocery shopping has gone from being a reasonably predictable chore to something more like a roller coaster ride. From pandemic-induced pantry stocking, supply chain shortages and historic inflation, many of us have one eye on our shopping cart and the other on our pocketbooks. With the rising cost of groceries… » Read more

What’s NOT a GMO?

July 21, 2022

At the Non-GMO Project, part of our goal is to help people better understand the GMO issue so they can make the best decisions for themselves. Through articles like this one, as well as infographics and videos, we educate the public about GMOs and where they might appear. That work often involves combatting common misconceptions. … » Read more

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Who’s Looking Out for You? We Are!

July 14, 2022

  In the 1990s, GMOs entered the food supply without public consultation or consent. The first generation of GMOs were novel organisms created in a lab by combining DNA from different species. The genetically modified crops were engineered to withstand weedkillers or produce their own insecticide. While GMOs were added to common products that were… » Read more

A platter of veggie burger fixings with sprouts, grilled mushrooms and tomatoes, with a product package for NoBull burgers and two bottles of Halo + Cleaver sauces.

Tasty Non-GMO Treats for Your Holiday Cookout

June 30, 2022

The holiday weekend is nearly here, and on both sides of the 49th parallel, cookouts abound. With Independence Day celebrated July 4 in the U.S. and Canada Day on July 1, there’s no shortage of backyard parties — and we can help with cookout-friendly products and homemade accompaniments, all non-GMO. You can find the Butterfly… » Read more

Stay Cool and Non-GMO With Verified Ice Cream

June 22, 2022

Do you scream for ice cream? Or perhaps you love the taste of plant-based? Either way, we’ve got you covered with chilled Non-GMO Project Verified treats certain to satisfy. Each brand offers something special, and all create innovative flavors made with high-quality ingredients.  Ice cream and non-dairy frozen desserts pair wonderfully with fresh berries that… » Read more

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5 Ways Dairy Can Be a Climate Ally

June 10, 2022

Every June, we highlight natural dairy products and producers during National Dairy Month. This year’s celebrations are particularly important because of a new GMO antagonist: synbio non-animal dairy proteins.  Synbio dairy proteins are made using synthetic biology, which generally exploits genetically modified microorganisms to produce novel compounds. Synthetic biology is just one part of the… » Read more