Consumers: Come ‘clean’ with food labels

From soups to cereals and everything in-between, some well-known companies have committed to removing artificial ingredients from their products in an effort to fulfill a growing consumer desire for “clean labels.”

According to market research, global sales of clean label food and beverage products are forecasted to reach $180 billion by 2020 — up from […]

Study seeks to find out if GMOs actually use more or less pesticides

As opinions continue to swirl in the debate regarding the benefits of genetically modified crops (or GMOs) scientists at Iowa State made a fresh attempt to answer one seemingly simple question: Did the development of those crops lead to more use of pesticides, or less?

To find this answer, the scientists used data from a […]