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GMO Labeling Bill in the House of Representatives

Call to Action – GMO Labeling TOMORROW – Wednesday, February 10th, the House of Representatives will be voting on HB1674 which would require GMOs be labeled in our state.  The majority of Environment and Agriculture Committee has recommended the House reject HB1674 – call your representatives TODAY to have your voice heard, as your representatives […]

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Monadnock Food Co-op Supports Genetically Engineered Right-to-Know Act of 2015

The Monadnock Food Co-op supports the Genetically Engineered Food Right-to-Know Act of 2015, introduced in the U.S. House and Senate, calling for mandatory federal labeling of foods and ingredients containing Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).  The Co-op stands with National Co+op Grocers (NCG) in supporting this legislation. “Our Member-Owners and shoppers are very concerned about GMOs […]

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You Inspire Us

The Monadnock Food Co-op felt incredibly inspired to see over 600 of you at our event “GMOs: What’s in our food?” with Keynote Speaker Gary Hirshberg at the Colonial Theatre in Keene on January 12th.  Our goal was to raise awareness about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and also call attention to state and national efforts […]

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From Mayfair Farm: Just Label It

Gary Hirshberg, Chairman of Stonyfield Yogurt and the Just Label It campaign to require labeling of genetically engineered foods, knows his business.  It was his knowledge that held over 600 people in rapt attention as he spoke Sunday in Keene at an event organized by the Monadnock Food Coop.  We were proud to see our Mayfair Farm logo listed among […]

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National GMO Labeling Efforts

Organic Voices From Just Label It! Organic Voices was formed in 2011 to educate and empower consumers by promoting the benefits of organic food and by advocating for mandatory GE labeling. A legal petition calling for the mandatory labeling of GE foods, written by attorneys at the Center for Food Safety,  was submitted in September […]

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