Items tagged: GMO

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Canadian Holistic Nutrition Conference - May 24, 2013

May 24, 2013 - 3:01 pm

Canadian Holistic Nutrition Conference May 24-25, 2013 Ontario Science Centre in Toronto The Canadian School of Natural Nutrition Alumni Executive and Conference Committee are pleased to announce the 6th Annual Holistic Nutrition Conference- “Food as Medicine: Linking the Past, Present and Future”-...

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Food Revolution Day with Jaime Oliver, Rachel Parent and Kids Right to Know

May 19, 2013 - 4:42 pm

Food Revolution Day - Stand Up for Real Food Promoting real, healthy food Rachel Parent, Guest Speaker May 19–22, 2013

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Green Living Show - April 2013

April 12, 2013 - 4:22 pm

Green Living Show Toronto A Premier Eco and Health Event April 12-14, 2013 Featuring Rachel Parent and the Kids Right to Know

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Day of Action to Stop GM Alfalfa - April 9, 2013

April 9, 2013 - 3:09 pm

Featuring Rachel Parent as guest speaker

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How GMOs Affect our Climate

March 5, 2013 - 6:23 pm

How GMOs Contribute to Environmental Damages By Dr. Mercola Corn and soy—much of which are genetically engineered—are rapidly overtaking native grasslands in a number of US states. This is a trend that may have a not-so-insignificant impact on our environment and subsequently, our ability...

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Canadian Organic Growers Conference 2013

February 16, 2013 - 3:14 pm

Organic - The Way Forward A One Day Conference for consumers and growers with an interest in healthy food that nourishes people and the environment Presented by Canadian Organic Growers and The Big Carrot Featuring Rachel Parent, Panelist Univ. of Toronto Conference Centre February 16...

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Whistle Blowers Receive Award from CJFE

November 24, 2012 - 2:21 pm

On November 24, three former Health Canada scientists, famous for refusing to approve bovine growth hormone and other drugs for consumption in Canada, were honoured at the 14th annual award ceremony by the Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) Anna Maria Tremonti of CBC’s “The Current”...

Categories: Blog

Canadian Biotechnology Action Network (CBAN) Joins Forces to Denounce 2,4-D Crops

November 19, 2012 - 2:15 pm

The Canadian Biotechnology Action Network has joined forces with groups Équiterre, Nature Québec, the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment, Prevent Cancer Now, and Vigilance OGM to denounce approval of 2,4-D tolerant GM corn and soy which will expand pesticide use in Canada. If you...

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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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March Against Monsanto - November 3, 2012

November 3, 2012 - 11:49 am At age 13, Rachel Parent led a GMO Kid Right to Know walk on the streets of Toronto. Her goal was to bring awareness to people and the Canadian government about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), and the need for GMO food labelling. Also featured in this video with...

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Rachel Parent in the Media

November 1, 2012 - 2:07 pm

Please click on one of the links in the left margin to view Rachel's Blog, Videos, Radio interviews, and Media Kit.

Categories: Media

What Are GMOs?

September 12, 2012 - 11:20 am

If you eat food, you should watch this documentary. To watch the full documentary, visit: For more information on GMO, visit:

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Classroom Presentation at Lake Simcoe Public School in Keswick, Ontario

December 3, 2011 - 5:36 pm

Rachel gave a presentation to 7th and 8th graders at Lake Simcoe Public School about the many ways they can take action on environmental issues.

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