- 48% of GMO cropland is planted in the U.S.
- 31 countries, plus the 27 European Union member nations, have labeling laws/regulations for GE crops and food products. The U.S. (except Alaska!) has nothing.
- Over 80% of Americans support GE labeling.
Friday, October 21, 2011
Fast Fact Fridays: No, No, We Won't GMO!
You probably ate something today that was genetically engineered (GE). 95% of sugar beets, 91% of soybeans, and 85% of canola and corn are genetically modified. The bigger issue, whether you agree with GMOs or not, is that there is just no information about what products contain them.
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