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June 2024 Newsletter

GM-Free Australia Alliance advocates for food and farming free from Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). Dear Nina  Thank you for your interest in clean GM-Free food for Australia.  Welcome to our EOFY Appeal June 2024 newsletter! This month we...

May 2024 Newsletter

HI everyone, our May newsletter is out now. This month we have Part 3 of the GM corn situation in Mexico and find out what is happening with statements provided to the official U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade dispute process defending Mexico’s right to...

April 2024 Newsletter

GM-Free Australia Alliance advocates for food and farming free fromGenetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).Thank you for your interest in clean GM-Free food for Australia. Welcome to our April 2024 newsletter! This month we go deeper into what are GMOs...

March 2024 Newsletter

GM-Free Australia Alliance advocates for food and farming free fromGenetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). Thank you for opening this email and supporting GM-Free in Australia.Welcome to the March 2024 newsletter! This month we find out that genetically...

February 2024 Newsletter

GM-Free Australia Alliance advocates for food and farming free from Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). Thank you for opening this email and supporting GM-Free in Australia. Welcome to 2024, and to another year of remaining GM-Free. This month looks at...

EOFY Appeal 2023

EOFY Appeal 2023 As we power ahead with the work of collating and verifying over 200 GM-Free products for the coming GM-Free True Food Guide, we ask you to generously consider donating to help publish our guide. DO you WANT a Shopping List of GM-Free products,...

June 2023 Newsletter

  June 2023 Newsletter We are back! After a hiatus over the last 3 years and with all the challenges and changes that we faced as a collective, we are still here and now we are finally closer than ever to publishing our GM-Free True Food Guide! See the...

Second US Jury Trial links Roundup use to cancer

Second US Jury Trial links Roundup use to cancer The unanimous verdict was announced on 19th March 2019 in San Francisco in the first federal case to be brought against Monsanto, now owned by Bayer, alleging that repeated use of the company's glyphosate-based...

Farmer Protection GM Inquiry fails GM-free farmers and consumers

Farmer Protection GM Inquiry fails GM-free farmers and consumers The report delivered by the parliamentary committee’s inquiry into mechanisms for compensation for non-GM farmers has disappointed consumers and GM-free farmers alike.  “While we...

GM-Free Australia Alliance – late 2018 Appeal

GM-Free Australia Alliance - late 2018 Appeal The GM-Free Australia Alliance Inc, Australia’s peak body for GM-free food and farming, needs you now! Your donations will help us raise critical funds to maintain our work in 2019. Please give generously - every...

GM Potato Concerns

GM Potato Concerns Caius Rommens, the inventor of the GM "Inate" potato, who worked on the project for 13 years, now has serious concerns about its safety....

Map-where glyphosate is banned

Map-where glyphosate is banned This map gives you an up-to-date world view of countries which ban or restrict the use of glyphosate/roundup. https://www.baumhedlundlaw.com/toxic-tort-law/monsanto-roundup-lawsuit/where-is-glyphosate-banned/

2018 Fundraising Appeal for the GM-Free Australia Alliance

2018 Fundraising Appeal for the GM-Free Australia Alliance The GM-Free Australia Alliance needs to raise $10,000 in tax-deductible donations by June 30th, 2018. Please give generously - every donation, big or small, contributes to our work. Your donation will enable...

Open Letter on GM golden rice in Australia

Open Letter on GM golden rice in Australia This letter asks for the Australian Food Regulator FSANZ to review its approval of GM golden rice, which allowed GM golden rice into our food system. " FSANZ is failing in its legislated objective of the protection of...

GM labelling in South Australia ?

GM labelling in South Australia ? As South Aiustralia recently extended its ban on growing GM crops until 2025,  the next step could be to change labeling laws to allow shoppers to identify products with GM-produced ingredients. At the GM-Free Australia Alliance...

Between Farmers

Between Farmers This article from October 2016 is an excellent retrospective look at the ground-breaking GM contamination case of Steve Marsh vs Michael Baxter in 2015. https://www.killyourdarlings.com.au/article/between-farmers/ Now the West Australian government is...

GM Golden Rice Bubble Bursts

GM Golden Rice Bubble Bursts and Cyberaction ! You can contact Ministers here and lodge your objection to GM golden rice here : https://actionnetwork.org/letters/stop-the-sale-of-gm-golden-rice-in-australia 23rd January - Media release : MADGE and GMFAA One carrot has...

South Australia is GM-free until 2025!

South Australia is GM-free until 2025! The Bill to extend the South Australian Ban on commercial growing of GM crops has now paased both Houses. The present moratorium expires on September 1, 2019. Greens MLC Mark Parnell said he was delighted with the Labor...

Food Regulator Ignores the Risks of GE Potatoes

Food Regulator Ignores the Risks of GE Potatoes New Zealanders could soon be eating crisps and hot chips made from GE potatoes, with little idea of the added health risks from genetic engineering. Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ), which has just approved...

GM-Free Australia Alliance Inc AGM 2017

GM-Free Australia Alliance Inc AGM 2017 Our Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 5th October at 8.30pm AEST, by teleconference. If you would like more information, please contact us on info@gmfreeaustralia.org.au

Bayer/Monsanto merger under scrutiny

Bayer/Monsanto merger under scrutiny The European Commission (EC) has expressed concerns German multinational Bayer’s proposed US$66 billion acquisition of U.S.-based Monsanto Company could reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits. The...

Dr Michael Antoniou visits Australia March 2017

Dr Michael Antoniou visits Australia March 2017 Dr Antoniou, Reader in Molecular Genetics at King’s College London School of Life Sciences will be visiting Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney. He is here to discuss his concerns with a range of new genetic engineering...

Steve Marsh gives testimony at the Monsanto Tribunal

Steve Marsh gives testimony at the Monsanto Tribunal In October 2016 many people from all over the globe spoke out about Monsanto, including farmers and scientists explaining how Monsanto’s disastrous practices had affected human health. Watch Steve Marsh...

Northern Territory wary about GM banana "trial"

Northern Territory wary about GM banana "trial" While the results of his Vitamin A enriched GM banana "trial" are unknown, Professor Dale from Queensland University of Technology has launched into a new project : GM bananas resistant to fungal...