- Officials celebrate opening of Virginia Tech dairy facility Updated: Jul-26-15 9:53 am
WHITETHORNE, Virginia - The cows haven't moved into the new Kentland Farm dairy science production facility yet, but plenty of people showed up on July 17 to see the new home of Virginia Tech's milking herd.
- Vermont governor says 'people' want GMO labeling Updated: Jul-23-15 5:22 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin said Thursday people who want to know what's in their food will win the fight against an industry that is trying to block laws that require the labeling of some foods made with genetically modified organisms.
- House passes bill to prevent mandatory GMO labeling Updated: Jul-23-15 3:21 pm
WASHINGTON - Food companies would not have to disclose whether their products include genetically modified ingredients under legislation passed by the House Thursday.
- 5 things: House bill would prevent mandatory GMO labeling Updated: Jul-23-15 9:11 am
WASHINGTON - States could no longer require labels on genetically modified foods under legislation the House is considering.
- State University of New York announces farm initiative Updated: Jul-21-15 3:13 am
COPAKE, New York - Some New York state college students will have the chance to live and work on a farm while studying agriculture, food sciences and other related fields.
- Rocker Neil Young offers support to Vermont food label law Updated: Jul-20-15 5:41 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Rocker Neil Young is lending his support to the state's efforts to label foods containing genetically modified ingredients.
- Future agronomists hoe the row at Bismarck academy Updated: Jul-17-15 12:10 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Morgan Krizan slowly maneuvered through an empty parking lot at Bismarck State College, tapping several buttons on a GPS monitor mounted to the top of the John Deere utility vehicle.
- TSU program exposes students to cutting-edge research Updated: Jul-06-15 5:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - More than 20 incoming Tennessee State University freshmen spent part of their summer getting exposed to real-world scientific work and cutting-edge research.
- Researchers find solution for devastating wheat midge Updated: Jul-05-15 1:26 pm
KALISPELL, Montana - Scientists have developed a wheat variety that they say is resistant to wheat midge, which has caused millions of dollars in damage to Montana crops in the last 10 years.
- Federal judge rules Maui County ban on GMO crops invalid Updated: Jun-30-15 9:25 pm
HONOLULU - A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a Maui County ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops is pre-empted by federal and state law and invalid.