GMO http://ijpr.org en Biosafety Alliance Weighs In On GMO Ordinance Vote http://ijpr.org/post/biosafety-alliance-weighs-gmo-ordinance-vote <p></p><p>Recent financial reports indicate that the people in opposition to Jackson County's anti-GMO crop measure have the money advantage, and much of the money comes from other states.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>But the anti-GMO (so PRO measure) forces have their own friends in other places.&nbsp;</p><p>Those include the people of the <a href="http://biosafetyalliance.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Biosafety Alliance, </strong></a>who work on GMO and other issues.&nbsp; Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:10:20 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 10656 at http://ijpr.org Biosafety Alliance Weighs In On GMO Ordinance Vote The Case Against A Jackson County GMO Ban http://ijpr.org/post/case-against-jackson-county-gmo-ban <p></p><p>Jackson County is the only county in Oregon to hold its own vote on whether to ban genetically modified (GMO) crops.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>And it will likely be the last, since the Oregon legislature banned further local votes.&nbsp; But measure 15-119 is an interesting test case.&nbsp; Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:15:34 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 8986 at http://ijpr.org The Case Against A Jackson County GMO Ban Gearing Up To Fight GMO In Jackson County http://ijpr.org/post/gearing-fight-gmo-jackson-county <p></p><p>The election is more than two months away, but the debate over GMO crops in Jackson County started a long time ago.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The May primary election will feature Ballot Measure 15-119, which would ban the growing of genetically engineered crops in Jackson County if it passed.&nbsp; Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:10:30 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 8594 at http://ijpr.org Gearing Up To Fight GMO In Jackson County GMO Perspective Straight From The Farm http://ijpr.org/post/gmo-perspective-straight-farm <p>CORRECTED event info below...</p><p>Howard Vlieger lives on the Iowa farm where he was born and raised.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>But his worldview extends far beyond the fields.&nbsp; Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:32:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 6604 at http://ijpr.org GMO Perspective Straight From The Farm GMO And The OMG Factor http://ijpr.org/post/gmo-and-omg-factor <p></p><p>Opponents of genetically modified food products (GMO) suffered a setback when Washington voters, like California's a year ago, declined to enact a law requiring labels on GMO foods.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>But the electoral setback likely has little effect on the passion of the anti-GMO crowd.&nbsp; Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:15:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 2880 at http://ijpr.org GMO And The OMG Factor VENTSday-Arming Teachers + GMO Regulations-State or Local? http://ijpr.org/post/ventsday-arming-teachers-gmo-regulations-state-or-local <p></p><p>We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that&#39;s the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news.&nbsp;</p><p>We bring the topics, you bring the opinions. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:40:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 1370 at http://ijpr.org VENTSday-Arming Teachers + GMO Regulations-State or Local?