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FDA Agrees – New GMO Golden Rice Has Failed!

GMO Golden Rice was promoted as an urgently needed solution to fight vitamin A deficiency in developing countries.  It was touted as “an effective source of vitamin A” that could “save a million kids a year.” But, the FDA published a letter in May stating that the latest version of GMO Golden Rice, named GR2E, has failed to meet the objective. The…

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Farmed Fish to be Fed GM Tomatoes Containing Bacterial Gene

Farm-raised salmon and trout may soon be fed tomatoes that were genetically modified with a bacterial gene.   Why?    Salmon and trout living in the wild eat foods, like crustaceans and insects, that naturally contain pigments.  Those pigments turn their flesh pink or red. Farm-raised fish, on the other hand, don’t have access to those natural…

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