Ashland Council Wants Ban On GMO

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Ashland City Council is asking Jackson County Commissioners to ban genetically modified crops in the county. The council voted in its meeting Tuesday night to send a letter to the commissioners asking for the ban. Opponents of genetically modified crops say it can contaminate organic crops in Southern Oregon and members … Continue reading »

Petition To Make Jackson Co. ‘GMO-Free’

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Jackson County organization is hoping to have a ban of genetically modified organisms on the ballot in 2013. GMO-Free Jackson County initially hoped to have the necessary signatures on a petition turned in today and have measure on the ballot this November. However, a hang up in the courts caused a … Continue reading »