Food

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Food from plants and animals is the source of nutrition our bodies need to live. It also provides culture, community and joy. The lack of food and poor quality food leads to suffering and ill-health.

From GMO to SMO: how synthetic biology evades regulation

Synthetic biology: from the laptop to the projected $38.7 billion global market of 2020, in the absence of any regulatory framework.

Leaked document reveals US-EU trade agreement threatens public health, food safety

A leaked document released by IATP reveals public health and food safety could be at risk in the U.S.-EU trade agreement, according to an accompanying analysis.

New Farm to Childcare curriculum connects youngest eaters with fresh local fruits and vegetables

IATP's new curriculum helps childcare providers connect children with healthier local foods and the farmers who grow them.

Act now, or face catastrophic post-antibiotic era

Growing antibiotic resistance could mean catastrophic results for public health, economic systems; unnecessary and excessive antibiotic use in livestock production is a chief contributor.

10 reasons TTIP is bad for good food and farming

TTIP is bad for good food and farming around the world and here are 10 reasons why.




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