Food and Feed Safety

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation : Food allergies, labels and misconceptions External link

Source country 4-traders Thursday, June 22, 2017 6:22:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)plant[1]; wheat[1]; reaction[3]; genetically modified[3]; reactions[1]; soy[5]; Food[3]; allergenic[2]; sunflower[1]; GMOs[1]; GMO[5]; foods[4]; allergic[9]; protein[1]; food[16]; proteins[5];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in food & feed; Nutrition Allergens; Aquatic Animals; GM Animals;

When you eat out or shop at the grocery store, you probably don't worry about whether or not the food you're buying will give you hives or worse. You might only second guess the nutrition of your order or check a label for carbs and calories, unless you're one of roughly 9 million adults who deal.......

Making Money Off Ignorance, Using Innocence External link

Source country havanatimes Thursday, June 22, 2017 3:44:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAFoodFeedSafety] (FoodFeedSafety)foods[1]; soy[1]; food[3]; toxic[1]; Health[2]; health[2]; GMOs[1];

Other categories: WHO; GMOs in food & feed 2; GMOs in food & feed; Feed; Food Contact Material;

Veronica Vega. HAVANA TIMES — The photo is of a so-called “hot dog” label (a kind of sausage which is widely consumed in Cuba), sold in hard currency among other meat products. They are quite popular and are used to put together a quick meal and even the bread with “something” snack that mothers.......

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GM Animals

House now seeks controlled trial of genetically modified maize External link

Source country nation-ke Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:12:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)Environment[1]; genetically modified[2]; GMO[2]; Biosafety[1]; Health[2]; health[1]; insect[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Multiple Species; Environment; GMO Environment;

MPs want the government to facilitate local researchers to conduct field trials of biotechnology maize as long as they are not for cultivation or commercial use. Kenyan scientists want a permit to conduct field trials of biotechnology maize developed locally using genetic engineering for resistance to a common stalk borer....

SMART Farm utilizes technology External link

Source country agriview Saturday, June 24, 2017 8:31:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOAnimals] (GMAnimals)genetically modified[1]; welfare[1]; animal[1];

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With agriculture continually evolving, resembling every other forward-thinking industry, today’s SMART Farm utilizes technology to be more sustainable and efficient. To share personal stories about ways farmers and ranchers are using technology, U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance partnered with.......

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GMO Environment

GM crops will impact food security, fear farmers External link

Source country thehindu Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:15:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)genetically modified[1]; cotton[10]; biodiversity[2]; environment[1]; seed[2]; GM[6];

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Proponents of natural and organic farming, and progressive activists, have cautioned against permitting commercial cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops saying that it will have a negative impact on the food security of the country as farmers will lose seed sovereignty....

House now seeks controlled trial of genetically modified maize External link

Source country nation-ke Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:12:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOEnvironment] (GMOEnvironment)Environment[1]; genetically modified[2]; Plant[1]; GMO[2]; Biosafety[1]; maize[7];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; GMOs in Environment; GMOs in food & feed 2; Multiple Species; Environment; GM Animals;

MPs want the government to facilitate local researchers to conduct field trials of biotechnology maize as long as they are not for cultivation or commercial use. Kenyan scientists want a permit to conduct field trials of biotechnology maize developed locally using genetic engineering for resistance to a common stalk borer....

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GM Microorganisms

Display of affinity proteins on bacteria and bacteriophage External link

Source country avhandlingar Saturday, June 24, 2017 6:09:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)bacteria[2]; stability[1]; recombinant[1];

Other categories: Immunoglobulin; Sodium;

Sammanfattning: Surface display of peptides and proteins on microorganismshas during the last decade gained tremendous interest due tothe numerous applications for the technique found inbiotechnology, molecular biology and immunology. This thesisdescribes both bacterial display of different affinity.......

Scientific guideline: Questions and Answers on allogenic stem cell-based products for veterinary use: specific questions on sterility, adopted External link

Source country ema Friday, June 23, 2017 4:32:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAGMOMicroorganisms] (GMMicroorganisms)genetically modified[1]; microorganism[1]; fungi[3]; bacteria[4]; contamination[12];

Other categories: European Medicines Agency; European Medicines Agency; Pharmaceuticals;

15 June 2017 EMA/CVMP/ADVENT/751229/2016 Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) Questions and Answers on allogenic stem cell-based products for veterinary use: specific questions on sterility Draft problem statement agreed by Ad Hoc Expert Group on Veterinary Novel Therapies.......

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Molecular Characterization

Sebze ve meyvelerdeki büyük tehlike External link

Source country haber-mynet Monday, June 19, 2017 8:26:00 AM CEST | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)tehlike[1]; genetiği değiştirilmiş[1]; GDO[1]; mısır[1];

Other categories: WHO; Colours; Environment; Preservatives;

Mumlama, havayla temas edince renk ve doku bozulması yaşayan meyve ve sebzeleri korumak için gıda üreticileri tarafından sıkça kullanılan bir yöntem. Peki bu yöntem sağlımızı tehdit ediyor mu? Önce mumlamayı anlamakta fayda var. Yediğimiz meyve ve sebzeler hasat edildikten sonra da yaşamaya devam eder....

Balık Çiftlikleri Hakkında 9 Korkunç Gerçek 13 0 External link

Source country halkinsesikibris Thursday, June 8, 2017 4:10:00 PM CEST | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSAMolecularCharacterization] (MolecularCharacterization)soya[1]; tehlike[1]; GDO[3]; kirlilik[1]; Soya[1]; mısır[3];

Other categories: Medicinal Products; Toxins; Pharmaceuticals; Feed; GM Animals; GMO Environment;

Ticari balıkçılığın dünyanın denizel kaynaklarının üçte birini tahrip ettiği şimdilerde, yüzyılın ortasına gelindiğinde denizlerdeki hayatın bir daha hiç geri getirilemeyeceğini söylüyor bilim adamları. Balık çiftlikleri her geçen gün deniz ürünlerine yükselen talebi karşılamak için doğru bir yöntem.......

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GMOs in food & feed

Read more about A precedent case: CRISPR mushrooms External link

Source country testbiotech Monday, June 26, 2017 5:15:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] risk[2]; genetic engineering[1]; gene[4]; engineered[1]; risks[2]; consumption[1]; food[1]; genetically engineered[1]; assessment[2]; crop[1];

Entities: Christoph Then[1];

Other categories: GM Animals; GMOs in Environment; New pests;

26 June 2017 / Today in Berlin, experts are to meet in a conference organised by the German Ministry of Agriculture to discuss new methods of genetic engineering. One example of an organism created by these methods are mushrooms that have a delayed natural process of browning after being cut, and also have prolonged shelf-life....

Paying the prize for rejecting scientific answer to food crisis External link

Source country nation-ke Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:12:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO] maize[1]; food[1]; threat[1]; GM[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2; Spodoptera frugiperda;

The fall armyworm feasted on crops in Uasin Gishu County and other counties, including Bungoma, Kakamega, Nandi, and Trans Nzoia in the traditional breadbasket region. Out of 1.92 million hectares of maize planted this year, more than 800,000 hectares are under threat, while 200,000 hectares are affected....

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GMOs in food & feed 2

Time to Choose Your Pest Boss External link

Source country agweb Monday, June 26, 2017 5:53:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] threat[3]; grain[1]; threats[5]; GMO-traited[1]; disease[1]; diseases[2]; corn[5]; soybeans[1];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment;

Designating one person to keep an eye on crop conditions can pay big dividends. It’s common to divvy up responsibilities on the farm. One person might handle machinery and maintenance while another is in charge of planting and a third heads up marketing....

Paying the prize for rejecting scientific answer to food crisis External link

Source country nation-ke Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:12:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [FoodFeedGMO2] maize[1]; threat[1]; GM[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; Spodoptera frugiperda;

The fall armyworm feasted on crops in Uasin Gishu County and other counties, including Bungoma, Kakamega, Nandi, and Trans Nzoia in the traditional breadbasket region. Out of 1.92 million hectares of maize planted this year, more than 800,000 hectares are under threat, while 200,000 hectares are affected....

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Unauthorised GMOs (UGM)

This Cornell scientist saved an $11-million industry — and ignited the GMO wars External link

Source country news-yahoo Saturday, June 24, 2017 6:44:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] genetically modified[4]; cotton[1]; fruit[5]; engineered[2]; tomato[1]; papaya[12]; canola[1]; fruits[1]; genetically engineered[2]; Papaya[2]; GMOs[3]; corn[1]; crop[3]; sugar beets[1]; GMO foods[1]; genetic engineering[1]; GMO[7]; GM[2]; crops[4]; Flavr Savr[1]; papayas[1];

Entities: Barack Obama[1]; George Church[1]; Grasse Tyson[1];

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(A fresh Rainbow papaya.Shutterstock) It started with rotting flesh. Slicing into the green skin of a Hawaiian papaya ordinarily yields juicy, salmon-colored fruit that's almost custard-like in its consistency and sweetness. But i n the early 1990s, one Hawaiian farmer instead found bits of whitish, dried-out flesh in his recently harvested fruit....

Overexpression of a Blueberry DDF1 Gene Confers Increased Tolerance to Freezing External link

Source country isaaa Wednesday, June 21, 2017 11:31:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [UGM] blueberry[3]; transgenic[1]; Blueberry[2]; DREB[1];

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The CBF/DREB 1 increases freezing tolerance in woody plants but is associated with dwarfed plants and delayed flowering. These same changes were observed when Arabidopsis DWARF AND DELAYED FLOWERING 1 DDF1 ) was overexpressed. However, DDF1 orthologs have not been studied in woody plants....

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GM Animals

Read more about A precedent case: CRISPR mushrooms External link

Source country testbiotech Monday, June 26, 2017 5:15:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] genetic engineering[1]; animals[2]; food[1]; genetically engineered[1];

Entities: Christoph Then[1];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed; GMOs in Environment; New pests;

26 June 2017 / Today in Berlin, experts are to meet in a conference organised by the German Ministry of Agriculture to discuss new methods of genetic engineering. One example of an organism created by these methods are mushrooms that have a delayed natural process of browning after being cut, and also have prolonged shelf-life....

5 Top NASDAQ Biotech Stocks: AVEO Pharmaceuticals Gained 63.66 percent External link

Source country investingnews Monday, June 26, 2017 1:05:00 AM CEST | info [other]

saw a 9.57 percent increase over the last five trading days and ended the week at 3,354.13 points. The Index is down 20.97 percent year-to-date. Last week the US Senate unveiled a first look at the much debated healthcare replacement bill, according to multiple reports the bill would stop the.......

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GMOs in Environment

Time to Choose Your Pest Boss External link

Source country agweb Monday, June 26, 2017 5:53:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] environment[1]; threat[3]; threats[5]; GMO-traited[1]; crop[2]; corn[5];

Other categories: GMOs in food & feed 2;

Designating one person to keep an eye on crop conditions can pay big dividends. It’s common to divvy up responsibilities on the farm. One person might handle machinery and maintenance while another is in charge of planting and a third heads up marketing....

Read more about A precedent case: CRISPR mushrooms External link

Source country testbiotech Monday, June 26, 2017 5:15:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [GMO-environment] risk[2]; genetic engineering[1]; gene[4]; engineered[1]; environment[1]; risks[2]; genetically engineered[1]; assessment[2]; crop[1];

Entities: Christoph Then[1];

Other categories: GM Animals; GMOs in food & feed; New pests;

26 June 2017 / Today in Berlin, experts are to meet in a conference organised by the German Ministry of Agriculture to discuss new methods of genetic engineering. One example of an organism created by these methods are mushrooms that have a delayed natural process of browning after being cut, and also have prolonged shelf-life....

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