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December 27, 2015


USA - On-farm variety trials important for organic crop success (The Prairie Star)


December 20, 2015


De Bolster wants to help the organic industry move forward: Dutch seed breeder focusses strictly on organic and biodynamic vegetable seeds (Horti Daily)


December 16, 2015


The outsize importance of the tiny organic seed (Modern Farmer)


December 9, 2015


GM crops can benefit organic farmers too (The Conversation)


October 19, 2015


USA - Over 1,000 organic farmers identify issues


September 1, 2015


Le Gnis et le bio, une collaboration de tous les instants - Les 23 et 24 septembre prochains, le Gnis participera à la 5ème édition du salon Tech&Bio


July 14, 2015


University of Oregon study suggests organic farming needs direction to be sustainable


July 7, 2015


Do organic farmers need special seeds and money to breed them? (NPR)


June 26, 2015


Organic food reduced amount of pesticide in family


June 10, 2015


U.S. Organic Trade Association urges the White House to put organic in its pollinator policy - USDA also called on to increase organic research to protect bee population 


June 3, 2015


Organic farming isn’t just green — it’s very good business (The Washington Post)


April 16, 2015


USA - Oregon GMO critics, proponents agree on mediation system (Capital Press)


April 14, 2015


The organic movement adopts culture of innovation for the common good


April 5, 2015


Wohlschmeckend und widerstandsfähig: Kultursaat e.V. legt bei Gemüse Wert auf Qualität (Kreis-Anzeiger)


March 25, 2015


Australian “contamination” battle highlights divide over GMO-organic coexistence (Genetic Literacy Project)


March 24, 2015


Australia - Organic farmer's GM appeal rests on 'duty of care' (farmonline)


March 3, 2015


U.S. Department of Agriculture ditches GMO regulations: what it means 


February 15, 2015


Ökopflanzenzüchtung ist ein Thema geworden - Minou Yussefi-Menzler interviewte Kultursaat-Geschäftsführer Michael Fleck (Ökologie & Landbau)


February 12, 2015


Zero tolerance policies on GMO “contamination” hurt organic and conventional farmers alike (Genetic Literacy Project)


January 21, 2015


Organic yield gap shrinking? Study actually shows it’s less sustainable than conventional ag (Genetic Literacy Project)


January 16, 2015


Schmidt: „Die Biobranche ist eine Zukunftsbranche mit außergewöhnlichen Wachstumsraten“ - Deutscher Bundeslandwirtschaftsminister sichert Branche politische Unterstützung zu 


January 12, 2015


Cornucopia Institute: Organic farms industrializing as sustainability benefits of GMO crops rise (Genetic Literacy Project)


January 8, 2015


Oxford Farming Conference - Organic farming not always best for environment: government adviser claims that organic farming needs more land than conventional methods to produce the same yield (The Guardian)


December 22, 2014


Personal beliefs about organic farming prevent U.S. wheat growers from converting to more profitable methods, new study shows - Both chemical and organic growers expressed bias for preferred method


December 16, 2014


Why do we buy organic food? Florida State University study examines consumer motivations


December 10, 2014


Can organic crops compete with industrial agriculture?


December 6, 2014


Nine seed breeders you should know (letUMeat)


November 25, 2014


Washington State farmer Nash Huber explains how his plant breeding partnership with the Organic Seed Alliance allows him to adapt his crops to his organic farm and regional conditions


November 19, 2014


Scientists, farmers, and chefs are developing new varieties of produce from heirloom seeds. It will make life better for organic farmers—and yummier for everyone else (Take Part)


October 16, 2014


Deutschland - Bundeslandwirtschaftsminister Schmidt: Wir brauchen einen Neu-Anfang bei der EU-Öko-Verordnung 


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