Genetically Modified Organism

Russia banned GMO-tainted feed imports from four European countries last year

Russian struggle against GMO feed hurts meat business

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russian sanitary watchdog Rospotrebnadzor plans to improve the country’s control over genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the domestic food and feed market, according to a government plan on food quality improvement.

Russia says it is only producing lab-grown meat to supply the Middle East

First lab-grown meat made in Russia

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

The Moscow-based All-Russian Experimental Veterinary Medicine Institute has produced Russia’s first-ever lab-grown meat.

Cleaver's ethos is that all food animals should be allowed to roam free in their paddock

Australian meat firm redesigns organic labelling

By Oscar Rousseau

Australian clean meat company Cleaver’s has redesigned its meat packaging to help consumers easily identify the ethical and humane way the company believes meat should be produced.

A complete ban on the cultivation and production of grain and livestock containing GMO has been considered

Russia continues to tighten GMO legislation

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russia has seen a number of further restrictions on the use of genetically modified organisms (GMO), as the State Duma has started to consider a new bill, which could add a number of amendments to the relevant legislation.

Russia is looking to impose a ban on GM food including meat from animals feed with GM feed

Russia to call UN to restrict GM products

By Vladislav Vorotnikov

Russia may impose a ban on genetically modified (GM) food, including feed and meat from animals grown with the use of GM components, and is also appealing to the United Nations (UN) requesting the same actions.