A Chinese scientist in Kansas has been sentenced to more than 10 years in a federal prison for conspiring to steal samples of a variety of genetically modified rice seeds from a U.S. research facility, the Department of Justice said.
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Chinese scientist gets 10 years for stealing GM rice

(Reuters) — A Chinese scientist in Kansas has been sentenced to more than 10 years in a federal prison for conspiring to steal samples of a variety of genetically modified rice seeds from a U.S. research facility, the Department of Justice said. U.S. district court judge Carlos Murguia in the District of Kansas sentenced Weiqiang […] Read more

The real issue with Golden Rice is that it’s a GMO, which Greenpeace and other opponents despise so much that they are willing to watch millions of people suffer and die rather than give an inch to science. | File photo

Health Canada is obligated to approve Golden Rice

Health Canada’s decision to approve Golden Rice as safe for sale in Canada is the right move, despite complaints by some who are questioning why the government department is even looking at the genetically modified food. The announcement came last month, after Heath Canada concluded that Golden Rice “did not pose a greater risk to […] Read more

Golden Rice gets OK from Canada

Health Canada has approved the sale of a genetically modified crop that isn’t intended for sale in this country, and that has a GMO critic wondering what is going on. On March 16, the federal department gave the regulatory nod to Provitamin A Biofortified Rice Event GR2E, otherwise known as Golden Rice. “It was determined […] Read more