Oregon Voters Reject Labeling Of Modified FoodsOregon voters on Tuesday rejected the labeling of genetically modified foods following the most expensive ballot measure campaign in state history.
GMO Labeling Measure Costliest In Oregon HistoryA ballot measure that would require labels on genetically engineered foods is now the costliest ballot measure in Oregon history.
Monsanto Gives $2.5 Million Against GMO LabelingBiotechnology giant Monsanto is ramping up its spending toward trying to defeat a November ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon.
GMO Labeling Initiative Qualifies For BallotIt's official: an initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon has qualified for a statewide vote in November.
WSU Names New AppleThe newest variety of apple developed by Washington State University will be called the Cosmic Crisp
Jackson County, Oregon, Approves GMO BanResidents in a southwest Oregon county voted emphatically to ban genetically engineered crops following a campaign that attracted a bushel of out-of-state money
Local Elections Have National Implications In the airport city of SeaTac, a campaign backed by labor unions seeks to raise the minimum wage to $15 for many workers. In Whatcom County, an unprecedented amount of outside money is influencing an election that may shape whether the area becomes home to the largest coal shipping terminal on the West Coast.
More Money Pours Into Food Labeling Fight Biotechnology giant Monsanto Co. on Monday dumped another $540,000 to fight a Washington state ballot measure requiring genetically engineered foods be labeled.
Big Money Shapes GMO Food Labeling Fight In Wash. The debate over labeling genetically modified foods has shaped up to be one of the costliest initiative fights ever in Washington state, with most of the dollars coming from out of state.