nutrition

Food

What's in a label? Not much, if it says 'all natural'

GMO labeling is a big issue, but it's not the only hard choice that regulatory agencies face. Food companies can also lobby for terms like "all natural" and other seemingly health-related statements to go on labels, but their scientific value isn't clear.

Environment

Are GMOs really behind India's farming success?

Genetically modified crops are controversial in the United States, and they're no less contentious in other parts of the world. In places like India, companies like Monsanto say their GMO crops have boosted agriculture and can help solve nutrition problems, but critics say those claims are wrong.

Environment

Are GMOs really behind India's farming success?

Genetically modified crops are controversial in the United States, and they're no less contentious in other parts of the world. In places like India, companies like Monsanto say their GMO crops have boosted agriculture and can help solve nutrition problems, but critics say those claims are wrong.

Food

What's in a label? Not much, if it says 'all natural'

GMO labeling is a big issue, but it's not the only hard choice that regulatory agencies face. Food companies can also lobby for terms like "all natural" and other seemingly health-related statements to go on labels, but their scientific value isn't clear.