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# gm - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Ford makes u-turn on plans for Mexico plant after Donald Trump tweet
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# Motor Mouth

Ford makes u-turn on plans for Mexico plant after Donald Trump tweet

Jan 3rd 2017, 9:23 PM 48,803 Views 121 Comments

GM shares fell by about 1% immediately after the tweet.

# gm - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Fancy a 'Frankenfish'? Introducing the first genetically modified animal you can eat...
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# Modified DNA

Fancy a 'Frankenfish'? Introducing the first genetically modified animal you can eat...

Nov 21st 2015, 4:22 PM 17,298 Views 96 Comments

The decision from the US FDA comes after almost two decades of efforts to win approval for the salmon.

# gm - Monday 14 July, 2014

Top chef says Ireland must not allow GM foods to be sold here
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# TTIP

Top chef says Ireland must not allow GM foods to be sold here

Jul 14th 2014, 11:08 AM 14,055 Views 99 Comments

Kevin Thornton has warned that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could lead to the introduction of genetically-modified foods here. The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said that GM foods are safe to eat.

# gm - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Why does Europe hate GM food?
# Food
# Food

Why does Europe hate GM food?

Jul 13th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,149 Views 157 Comments

But could it change its mind soon…?

# gm - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Dow, S&P push to new record highs
# Markets
# Markets

Dow, S&P push to new record highs

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:35 AM 4,524 Views 20 Comments

The rise is returning the stock markets to levels not seen since before the global financial crisis.

# gm - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

France orders probe after rat study links GM corn, cancer
# GM CORN
# GM CORN

France orders probe after rat study links GM corn, cancer

Sep 19th 2012, 5:32 PM 7,834 Views 29 Comments

Rats developed tumours after taking Monsanto’s genetically modified corn.

# gm - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Groups aim to launch legal challenge against GM trials
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# GM

Groups aim to launch legal challenge against GM trials

Aug 28th 2012, 9:22 AM 2,775 Views 56 Comments

Green Party Councillor Malcolm Noonan explained the reasoning behind the legal challenge, which involves a number of Irish food producers and organic groups.

# gm - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Column: GM crops aren’t just about science – this is a political decision
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: GM crops aren’t just about science – this is a political decision

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:00 AM 132 Views 78 Comments

Genetically modified crops aren’t just a matter for scientists – their use says something about big corporations and the rest of us, writes Fergal Anderson.

# gm - Thursday 26 July, 2012

EPA clears way for field trials of blight-resistant GM potato
# Superspuds?
# Superspuds?

EPA clears way for field trials of blight-resistant GM potato

Jul 26th 2012, 7:08 PM 3,519 Views 32 Comments

The Environmental Protection Agency has agreed to allow Teagasc carry out experimental field research in Carlow.

# gm - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued?
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# Blight

Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued?

Jun 30th 2012, 8:45 AM 10,146 Views 10 Comments

And what should potato-growers do in response? TheJournal.ie takes a look…

# gm - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

General Motors pulls $10m account from Facebook, says ads have little impact
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# Facebook

General Motors pulls $10m account from Facebook, says ads have little impact

May 16th 2012, 8:55 AM 5,243 Views 44 Comments

The auto maker says it will no longer be shelling out for paid ads on the social networking site.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

May 16th 2012, 8:33 AM 2,828 Views 3 Comments

The nine stories you need to know about this morning, including: Occupy Galway camp dismantled, a new Mission to Prey court case, and why one company won’t advertise on Facebook anymore…

# gm - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Explainer: GM crop trials in Ireland
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# GM

Explainer: GM crop trials in Ireland

Mar 4th 2012, 8:00 AM 5,116 Views 54 Comments

We take a closer look at a proposal to start trials on genetically modified potato crops in Ireland – and the hopes, fears and challenges associated with GM foods.

# gm - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

GM potato trials could be held in Carlow
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# GM Trials

GM potato trials could be held in Carlow

Feb 28th 2012, 2:15 PM 3,919 Views 54 Comments

The Agriculture and Food Development Authority, Teagasc, is seeking a licence to grow GM potatoes in order to examine the potential impact on Irish ecosystems.

# gm - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

The 10 most offensive US advertisements of 2011
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From The Daily Edge
# Badvertising

The 10 most offensive US advertisements of 2011

Jan 3rd 2012, 9:05 PM 16,634 Views 17 Comments

‘Re-civilise’ a black person! Help fix your girlfriend’s PMS! Smash a toy baby against a wall! …or not.

# gm - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Poll: Would GM affect your food choices?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would GM affect your food choices?

Feb 22nd 2011, 11:06 AM 3,155 Views 0 Comments

European Commission group expected to vote today on whether to approve the importation of some GM crops; will it change how you view food?