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The Problem With Genetically Engineered Crops

So I read the peer-reviewed article, Genetically Engineered (GE) Crops: A misguided strategy for the twenty-first century?, and it was pretty interesting. My focus for this blog is intended to be on the the struggles or issues many modern gardeners face. 1,002 more words

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Do Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Cause Cancer?

No they don’t.

According to County Superior Court Judge Kristi Kapetan, Monsanto does.

Read article ‘Monsanto’s Roundup Must Carry Cancer Warning Label’ here.

Roundup reclassified as… 115 more words

Health

Peeling Back the Labels: Non-GMO & Organic

The rise of Non-GMO foods has stormed the aisles of almost every supermarket, natural food store and big box outlet, running rip shod over almost every other label claim. 960 more words

What Is Organic

Rise Of The Chimera: Scientists Grow Embryo That Is Part Human, Part Pig...

A HYBRID human-pig embryo has been injected into a sow’s womb as scientists push the ethical boundaries of science in the hope that they can create lifesaving donor organs. 127 more words

News

Do We Need an International Body to Regulate Genetic Engineering?

Imagine a scenario, perhaps a few years from now, in which Canada decides to release thousands of mosquitoes genetically modified to fight the spread of a devastating mosquito-borne illness. 1,136 more words

Grappling with GM Animals

Federal report recommends greater regulatory transparency when evaluating GM livestock

The House of Commons agriculture committee has recommended greater regulatory transparency when evaluating genetically modified animals for human consumption. 699 more words

Giant Transgenic Chinese Carp Could Leap from Lab to Dinner Table

Species still confined to the laboratory and researchers will need years of data from large-scale experiments, scientist says

Chinese researchers who created a rapidly growing “giant” … 472 more words