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The Russians are Coming…to Test Our GMO Foods?
January 2, 2015
GMO foods and the companion herbicide glyphosate will undergo rigorous safety testing by Factor GMO--a $25 million Russian and European…
mcdonald's
August 20, 2014
McDonald's in Russia was once seen as a sign of progress for the country, but the chain's days appear to…
putin
August 8, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has issued an embargo on food imports from the EU and countries including the U.S., Canada,…
GMO
June 11, 2014
A Russian official is calling on the UN to create an international watchdog group to oversee genetically modified organisms for…
kremlin
April 7, 2014
Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev says the country doesn't need to import GMO foods--it has enough space to grow organic…
corn
December 17, 2013
GMOs—genetically modified organisms—are unsafe and require more testing, say Russian scientists urging the government to enact a 10-year ban.
September 30, 2010
Kombucha, a fermented tea, is becoming a popular item in health food stores.
August 11, 2010
Industry experts say abnormally hot weather could hurt wheat crops in many countries and raise the price of flour.