National Standards for GM-Free Food Labels: A Good Idea

Colin A. Carter

from ARE Update Vol. 19, No. 1, Sep/Oct, 2015

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Abstract

The USDA and U.S. Congress are working to introduce a national certification program for GM-free food labels. It would function similarly to the existing National Organic Program. Consumers would gain from these regulations if they are introduced.

Keywords

voluntary food labeling, GMOs

Citation

Colin A. Carter. "National Standards for GM-Free Food Labels: A Good Idea." ARE Update 19(1)(2015):9-11. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2015/19/1/national-standards-for-GM/