January 11, 2012 is a sad day for Idaho. U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti of San Francisco ruled the USDA had acted within its authority when they approved genetically modified alfalfa.
- Hungary Destroys All Monsanto GMO Corn Fields – Natural Society – Anthony Gucciardi - Hungary has taken a bold stand against biotech and genetic modification by destroying 1000 acres of maize found to have been grown with seeds, according to Hungary deputy state secretary of the Ministry of Rural Development Lajos Bognar. Unlike many European Union countries, Hungary is a nation where genetically modified (GM) seeds are banned. In a similar stance against GM ingredients, Peru has also passed a 10 year ban on GM foods. Read more.