That makes for a notable milestone in the current food war.

With new laws being considered across the country, and ripple effects from the Whole Foods announcement, momentum is clearly in the favor of those vying for more transparency in our food chain.

Even if it is unclear who we can trust to ensure that new technologies are safe, what is certain is that the days of the public passively accepting the implementation of new technologies are long gone.

One way for the companies to prove that GMOs are safe is to let it be labeled and let this start gathering more long-term, unbiased data on whether this relatively new tech in our food supply.

We explain who supports and opposes the state ballot measure that proposes labeling of foods that contain genetically modified ingredients.