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Vermonters favor GMO labeling

Vermonters favor GMO labeling

April 21, 2016

Products containing Genetically Modified Organisms will be labeled in Vermont starting this July, according to a Vermont bill passed in 2014. Companies were given two years to begin the labeling process when the bill was passed, and that time expires this summer. Vermont is the first state...

Students react to GMO label law

Jackie Flynn

February 10, 2015

Vermont residents are getting to know their food a bit better — it’s the law. Gov. Peter Shumlin signed a genetically modified organism labeling law May 8, 2014, the first statewide GMO law in the nation, according to ruralvermont.org. The bill will force food manufacturers to label products...

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