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Glyphosate Collection

While glyphosate herbicide is not inherently a GMO issue it’s often vilified in an attempt to spread fear around GMO. Here’s a collection of links looking at what glyphosate is, the fear campaign and the science. Roundup (Glyphosate) | Vegan GMO Salt, Vinegar, and Glyphosate | Control Freaks Inconvenient Glyphosate Math | Illumination Myth: GM […]

A Russian Anti-GMO Group is Going to Waste $25mil Systamatically Abusing Animals Over Three Years | Visible Friends Network

What surprises me, is the willingness of the anti-GMO movement to support this type of abuse, not of the scientific process, but of the animals involved. via A Russian Anti-GMO Group is Going to Waste $25mil Systamatically Abusing Animals Over Three Years | Visible Friends Network.

(gmo) labeling the harvest – nebraskawheatie

If GMO labeling becomes a reality, the expense it will take to make this happen WILL be passed along to the consumer. Are you questioning why yet? via (gmo) labeling the harvest – nebraskawheatie.

Anti-GMO Harms Animals

This is a work in progress stubbed article. If you have any examples please let us know! Seralini Rat Study Séralini Rat Study Links | Vegan GMO http://ow.ly/EypKh Seralini Rat Study Retracted | Vegan GMO http://ow.ly/EypPx Carman-Vlieger Pig Study Carman-Vlieger “Pig” Study Links | Vegan GMO http://ow.ly/EypZi

Group to Oppose Genetically Altered Foods in U.S. | Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy

Group to Oppose Genetically Altered Foods in U.S. | Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy.

PLOS ONE: A Meta-Analysis of the Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops

Abstract Background Despite the rapid adoption of genetically modified (GM) crops by farmers in many countries, controversies about this technology continue. Uncertainty about GM crop impacts is one reason for widespread public suspicion. Objective We carry out a meta-analysis of the agronomic and economic impacts of GM crops to consolidate the evidence. Data Sources Original […]

Unearthed: Can this GMO save our oceans? – The Washington Post

Scientists at DuPont have genetically modified a yeast to produce a long-chain omega-3 fatty acid, essential to human health and previously available in meaningful quantity only from marine sources. In other words, they can create in the lab something that, up until now, we’ve had to harvest wild fish to obtain. via Unearthed: Can this […]

Who is Vandana Shiva?

Vandana Shiva is a popular anti-GMO proponent. With all the trappings of a social justice activist her claims are often accepted uncritically. Who is she and what are her credentials? Here are a collection of articles to illuminate. Shameful Shiva | Biology Fortified, Inc. Vandana Shiva Compares GMOs to Rape | Collide-a-Scape | DiscoverMagazine.com Who […]

GM crops could replace fish as source of omega-3 fatty acids | Genetic Literacy Project

With genetic engineering, land plants like camelina can be altered to produce the necessary omega-3 fatty acids, instead of relying on wild fish for fish oil. GM crops could replace fish as source of omega-3 fatty acids | Genetic Literacy Project.

10 studies proving GMOs are harmful? Not if science matters | Genetic Literacy Project

Activists often cite the alleged potential health risks of genetically modified foods… Are these concerns credible? What do the studies cited actually claim? 10 studies proving GMOs are harmful? Not if science matters | Genetic Literacy Project.

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