An Urban's Rural View
Urban C. Lehner Editor Emeritus
Mon Dec 8, 2014 06:08 AM CST

Even as the battle over GMO labeling rages at the state level (Oregon is recounting a narrowly defeated ballot initiative, Vermont is defending a lawsuit), the feds are joining the fray.

As DTN's Chris Clayton has reported (…), Congress has two bills to ponder. One would require labeling nationally. The other would effectively forbid it, even on the state level. Both would have the virtue of setting a uniform national standard, avoiding a mishmash of state requirements.

Under the second bill, the Food and Drug Administration would have the exclusive right to require labeling if the FDA deemed ...

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