Nov 20, 2015
On November 19, 2015, the  U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first biotech animal intended for food, Aquabounty Technologies' AquAdvantage salmon. The AquAdvantage salmon is an...
Sep 10, 2015
The Science and Technology Policy Research Institute (CSIR-STEPRI) in collaboration with the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and  Biotechnology (ICGEB) is organizing an International...
Jun 15, 2015
Food Standards Australia New Zealand called for submissions by July 14, 2015, on an application to allow food derived from a biotech corn line, genetically modified to be tolerant to the herbicide...
Apr 22, 2015
A blog post from the International Food Information Council Foundation Sun, seeds, soil, and now… satellite positioning. Technology has added a whole new dimension to farming. New innovations don’t...
Apr 15, 2015
Canada strengthening its ability to anticipate, detect and respond to food safety risks The Canadian Government established a Food Safety Information Network that will help connect federal and...
Apr 02, 2015
Food Communications Compass, Japan reported that effective April 1, 2015, a new law known as the JAS Law, Food Sanitation Law, Health Promotion will give Japanese consumers access to clear...
Mar 19, 2015
On March 18, the European Food Safety Authority and external experts from the World Health Organization have developed a report assessing the risk of Ebola transmission from the consumption of raw...
Mar 12, 2015
“Food safety actions never cease, hence the importance of viewing agricultural health and food safety as a cross-cutting issue that requires constant work, coordinated with the other areas of...
Dec 15, 2014
Given the prevalence of confusing or misleading information about food and nutrition - and the alarmist tactics that often define much of today’s food and nutrition dialogue - the International Food...
May 21, 2013
Food Standards Australia New Zealand published a report on the risk assessment and regulation of ag biotech crops and foods developed using gene silencing. The report concluded the weight of...

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