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Amys Drive Thru Pizza. (Courtesy: Amy's Kitchen.)

Amy’s Kitchen Taking Fast Food Head-On With Vegetarian Drive-Thru In Rohnert Park

Amy’s Kitchen is putting a healthy spin on fast food by opening a drive-thru in Rohnert Park that will serve all vegetarian fare.

06/18/2015

A bucket of KFC Extra Crispy fried chicken legs. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KFC Sues Over Rumors Company Uses Eight-Legged Chickens With Six Wings

Rumors on Chinese social media that KFC uses genetically-modified chickens with six wings and eight legs have prompted a lawsuit by the fast-food company.

06/01/2015

A vendor picks up corn at her stall in a market in Beijing. China has approved genetically modified strains of corn and rice. (Eter Parks/AFP/Getty Images)

‘GMO-Free’ Claims May Soon Be Verified By Agriculture Department

The Agriculture Department has developed the first government certification and labeling for foods that are free of genetically modified ingredients.

05/15/2015

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Now That Chipotle Is GMO-Free, Will More Restaurant Chains Follow Suit?

Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.

04/27/2015

Still photo of a plant from San Francisco biotech startup Glowing Plant. (CBS)

San Francisco Startup Works On Developing Plants That Could Light City Streets

The small biotech company is using genetic engineering to develop plants that give off their own light.

10/07/2014

Boxes of Cheerios cereal, made by General Mills, sit on the shelf at a grocery store September 23, 2009 in Berkeley, California. General Mills Inc. reported a 51 percent jump in first quarter profits with earnings of $420.6 million, or $1.25 per share compared to $278.5 million, or 79 cents per share one year ago. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Environmental Group Goes To Battle Over Breakfast Cereal

An environmental group is calling on General Mills to change its recipe for Cheerios and exclude ingredients that contain genetically modified organisms.

10/16/2013

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sen. Boxer Seeks Nationwide Labeling Of Genetically Modified Foods

Following the defeat of Proposition 37 last November, Sen. Barbara Boxer is proposing federal legislation that would require labeling for genetically-modified foods nationwide.

05/02/2013

Way back when, Whole Foods was one lonely store in 1980, and also home sweet home to owners John Mackey and Rene Lawson. They even used the dishwasher as a shower. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Shoppers Approve Trader Joe’s & Whole Foods Rejecting GMO Salmon

As the Food and Drug administration is expected to approve the sale of genetically-modified salmon, Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods Market said they won’t sell the fish.

03/20/2013

Way back when, Whole Foods was one lonely store in 1980, and also home sweet home to owners John Mackey and Rene Lawson. They even used the dishwasher as a shower. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Whole Foods Chain To Label Food It Sells In North America Containing GMOs

Whole Foods says all products in its North American stores will have labels disclosing if they contain genetically modified ingredients by 2018.

03/08/2013

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Backers Of GMO Labels Look Ahead After Prop. 37 Loss

Activists seeking special labels on food made from genetically engineered crops vowed Wednesday to continue their push despite a loss at the California ballot box.

11/07/2012

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