25 Aug '12, 6am

Organics Community Calls for Boycott of Companies Fighting #GMO Labels

Despite their own interest in organic and natural brands, big food companies have put up $25 million (so far) to fight the GMO labeling proposition on California's November election ballot, compared with just $3 million raised in support of the initiative. Now, representatives of the organic foods movement are responding to that "gross hypocrisy" by calling for a global boycott of those brands. The boycott supported by the Organic Consumers Association, Cornucopia Institute, Mercola.com, and Natural News covers the following products that are marketed as either natural or organic: Kellogg's (Kashi, Bear Naked, Morningstar Farms) General Mills (Muir Glen, Cascadian Farm, Larabar) Dean Foods (Horizon, Silk, White Wave) Smucker's (R.W. Knudsen, Santa Cruz Organic) Coca-Cola (Honest Tea, Odwalla) Safeway ("O" Organics); Kraft (Boca Burgers and Back to Nature) Con-Agra (Orville...

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