Genetically Modified Foods
Video by Humberside Students Charlotte, Maria and Adrien for their Grade 11 Biology Project. It explores Genetically Modified Organisms. The ...
So far, opponents of the measure have raised about $25 million. Supporters have collected about $3 million.
“For thousands of years we’ve been breeding plants to modify the genes in them so that we can have fruits and vegetables that are safe and healthy,” said Dr. Ronald Kleinman in a video on the No on Prop. 37 coalition’s website.
The measure would ban the sale of California grocery products unless they are repackaged, relabeled or made with higher cost ingredients.
“The cost to California families if Prop. 37 should pass will range between $350 and $400 a year,” Fairbanks said.
She said the new law contains many irrational exemptions. For example, soy milk would require a label, but cow’s milk, eggs, meat and poultry would be exempt even though most animals in the U.S. are fed on genetically modified grain. Fruit juice would also need a label, but alcohol made with some of the same ingredients would not.
Kerala Food Processing Associations Reject GM-Foods|
The Kerala Roller Flour Millers Association and the All Kerala Bread Manufacturers Association has called for the immediate ban on open air releases of Genetically Modified (GM) food crops. The call comes amidst reports that the controversial ...
Mary's Gone Crackers & Speaks Out Against GMOs|
GMOs are found in many processed foods, and the USDA has estimated that as much as 90% of corn and soy plants grown in the United States are genetically modified. Mary Waldner, founder and owner of Mary's Gone Crackers, is passionate about only using ...
Africa: On Seeds - Controlling the First Link in the Food-Chain|
Funding for agricultural development - some US$7.7 billion worth - would be directed in large part to genetically modified crop research. In other words, food aid policy for the first time mandates the use of genetic modification technologies. ...
Groups sue U.S. over GMO crops in wildlife refuges|
() - Environmental and food safety groups filed suit on Wednesday against the US Fish & Wildlife Service, demanding it end the cultivation of genetically modified crops on Midwestern wildlife refuges. The groups claim the federal ...
From the comments: Genetically-modified crops are either the devil or feeding ...|
It has also been documented that fields sprayed with glysophate (Roundup) have become sterile and unable to grow any crops whatsoever, GMO or not. People, before you trust your food supply to a money grubbing corporation (Monsanto), ...