GM crops

  • Why the FBI Invoked Anti-Spying Powers to Protect Corn Seeds

    A recent case out of the Midwest demonstrates the government’s continued interest in protecting the technology of GM seeds, with the FBI invoking the powers of the anti-spy Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act to gather evidence against a pair of...

  • That Non-Browning Apple Is Nothing New

    Non-browning Arctic Apples were recently approved by the USDA. We got in touch with Tom Burford, MUNCHIES' favorite apple historian, to get his take on the new Franken-fruit.

  • A Free-Trade Deal Is Threatening the Future of Europe's Food

    The controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership deal would make trade between Europe and the US far easier than it is now—but many are worried that it could undermine food quality everywhere.