By Analiese Paik I attended the fundraiser for Jeffrey Smith’s Institute for Responsible Technology on March 1 in Fairfield where event organizers Tara Cook-Littman and Glen Colello packed the house with concerned citizens and local legislators. Rep. Tony Hwang from … Read more
The Connecticut Dietetic Association (CDA) applauds efforts by the Legislature’s Environment Committee for proposing legislation that would require labels for genetically engineered foods and modified products. HB #5117, “AN ACT CONCERNING GENETICALLY ENGINEERED FOODS” would require the labeling of genetically-engineered foods and create further opportunities for genetically modified organism (GMO) farming and best practices for food products that are voluntarily labeled to indicate whether they include genetically engineered ingredients.
In Support of HB 5117, An Act Concerning Genetically-Engineered Foods Submitted to the Connecticut General Assembly Environment Committee Live testimony begins on 2/22/12 at 9:30 am By Analiese Paik February 21, 2012 To Senator Meyer, Representative Roy, and Members of … Read more
By Analiese Paik Attention GMO labeling law supporters! Breaking news from the CT General Assembly’s Environment Committee: The public hearing for the Genetically Modified Foods labeling bill, HB 5117, will be on Wednesday, Feb 22 in room 1C of the … Read more