Items tagged: gmo labeling

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Elections are soon… does your preferred candidate support GMO labelling?

August 12, 2015 - 4:27 pm

With Canada's federal election coming up on October 19, do you know where your preferred candidate stands on the topic of mandatory GMO labelling? Photo courtesy of CTV News Canada NDP and Green Party: pro-GMO labelling The NDP have been clear about their position: MP Murray Rankin is so supportive...

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Viva Las Veggies Toronto on September 21, 2014

September 21, 2014 - 5:37 am

VIVA LAS VEGGIES at the Leslieville Farmer's Market Our first annual VegFest, Viva Las Veggies!, will be held this coming Sunday, September 21. Get ready to move beyond the regular salad plate as we celebrate all things vegetarian with creative cuisine from La Papillion on the Park, Thomas Lavers...

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Rachel Parent Challenges Rona Ambrose To Discuss GMOs

November 7, 2013 - 2:42 pm

As originally published on Huffington Post November 7, 2013 Teen activist Rachel Parent has challenged Health Minister Rona Ambrose to a debate on genetically modified foods. During the March Against Monsanto rally at Toronto's Queen's Park in early October, Parent invited Ambrose to talk...

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Proposition 37 GMO Labelling in California Defeated

November 7, 2012 - 2:07 pm

Industry money—in the form of $46 million from junk food and biotech corporations—has defeated the Californian ballot on mandatory labelling of GMO foods. The California vote lost 53% to 47% after countless misleading television ads and household mailings claimed that the labelling GM foods would...

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