Locals Join International GMO Protest

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford joined over 250 cities across 36 countries as part of the “March Against Monsanto.” Organizers say over 800 people marched from Vogel Plaza to Alba Park as part of the protest. They say their outrage is in response to the so-called Monsanto Protection Act, which offers legal protections to those planting … Continue reading »

GMO Crops Protected by Government

MEDFORD, Ore. — Despite protests and petitions, companies growing genetically modified crops will be protected under federal law. Recently, President Obama approved a bill that had a provision protecting companies that genetically modify food. The Monsanto Protection Act allows these companies to grow these types of crops, even without more research. A local researcher who … Continue reading »