Tag Archives: GMOs

Food fight heats up in Colorado

May 24, 2014

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DENVER – A growing movement in Colorado that reflects a national trend, would require statewide labeling for foods containing GMOs. GMOs are organisms that have been genetically modified at the DNA level.  This may include the addition of genetic material from other plants, bacteria or viruses. Colorado is one of many states, which in absence […]

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Upcoming ballot initiatives reflect Coloradans’ diversity, polarization

May 15, 2014

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DENVER — From school funding to bovine tail docking – Coloradans’ diverse concerns are reflected in pending 2013-14 statewide ballot initiatives. The Colorado constitution allows citizen-generated proposals to be placed on the statewide ballot provided they meet certain requirements.  The path is complex, but well documented.  It includes a review and comment session, titling by […]

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GMO roast in Denver calls for labeling, media coverage

May 1, 2014

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DENVER – A group of 15-20 people gathered for a GMO roast in front of The Denver Post building Tuesday.  It was sponsored by We Are Change Colorado, part of a national, grassroots activism organization. Organizers said they called for more media attention and hoped to raise awareness of what GMOs are and to promote […]

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