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May
29th

Ben & Jerry’s ice cream supporting Wash. GMO-labeling initiative

Ben & Jerry’s trucks will be scooping ice cream around Washington state this summer in support of Initiative 522, which would require the labeling of genetically modified foods.

Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of the Vermont-based ice cream company, spoke with reporters on a conference call Wednesday morning to discuss Ben & Jerry’s support of the initiative campaign in Washington.

The company is now in the process of eliminating genetically modified organisms, or GMOs,  from all of its products, Greenfield said. He said he expects that process to be completed sometime in 2014.

After that process is complete, the company will also

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