Now that we have a federal GMO labeling bill, does that mean third-party programs are washed up? How many non-GMO certification programs are there, by the way? Are they all the same? These questions answered and more!
Even though Vermont's Act 120/Consumer Protection Rule 121 is in jeopardy due to the Senate's approval of a federal GMO labeling bill (it still has to pass the House and get signed by President Obama), I still wanted to share my insight into the Vermont law. Vermont isn't the first state to pass GMO labeling … Continue reading The Ins and Outs of Vermont’s Now-Endangered GMO Labeling Law
My boyfriend Andrew likes to quiz me on ingredient panels on product labels. He will pick up a product, like a box of cereal or a bag of chips, and he will ask me, “Can you guess what the ingredients are?” and then I will study the front of the product for clues that could … Continue reading I Verified That!
Over the past month and a half, I have been really busy getting my consulting business off the ground and doing research projects on other non-GMO certification programs so my blogging has been non-existent. But, I did want to post a quick note to share that I got quoted on page 19 of the June … Continue reading Quick Update
Welcome to my blog dedicated to the topic of non-GMO certifications! I spent three years and eleven months as a Technical Evaluator for FoodChain ID, the first and biggest Technical Administrator for the Non-GMO Project's Product Verification Program. As a Technical Evaluator it was my job to review product, ingredient and production facility information to make … Continue reading Welcome Aboard!