GMO 25-year safety endorsement: 280 science institutions, more than 3,000 studies – Genetic Literacy Project

Despite vehement public debate, there is an overwhelming scientific consensus that GE foods present no greater risk than non-GMO crops, and provide many
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Viewpoint: ‘Pesticide toxicity has plunged by 98%’ — Misplaced campaign targeting synthetic farm chemicals ignores sustainable advances – Genetic Literacy Project

Modern agricultural technologies, including genetic modifications, synthetic fertilizers, and pesticides to control crop killers are increasing
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/01/20/viewpoint-pesticide-toxicity-has-plunged-by-98-misplaced-campaign-targeting-synthetic-farm-chemicals-ignores-sustainable-advances/

Viewpoint: Obsolete regulations block using CRISPR to develop safer potatoes, healthier tomatoes and climate resistant crops – Genetic Literacy Project

CRISPR technology is a major technological breakthrough compared to the genome modification technologies that preceded it; developed then published by
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Viewpoint: ‘The bioengineered food label is not expected to have any benefits to human health or the environment’ — The cowardly, useless stupidity behind the new genetic modification law – Genetic Literacy Project

It’s no secret that Congress sometimes does things – including creating laws – that make little sense and that are contrary to the public interest. One of
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Viewpoint: Dissecting the misguided demonization of glyphosate, one of the world’s most effective and safest weedkillers – Genetic Literacy Project

Social media’s coverage of glyphosate has been on a par with that for the Covid vaccine – misunderstandings, mistruths and alarmist activist statements
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/01/12/viewpoint-dissecting-the-misguided-demonization-of-glyphosate-one-of-the-worlds-most-effective-and-safest-weedkillers/

Viewpoint: 10 stupid agriculture and food truisms that need to die – Genetic Literacy Project

In the spirit of moving forward into the new year and helping to stop the spread of misinformation, here are 10 food and nutrition misconceptions to leave
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/01/05/viewpoint-10-stupid-agriculture-and-food-truisms-that-need-to-die/

Propaganda films disguised as documentaries target farms | AGDAILY

At every turn there is a new food/farm “documentary” coming out with sensationalist titles like GMO OMG and Cowspiracy, targeting modern farming.
— Read on www.agdaily.com/lifestyle/propaganda-films-disguised-as-documentaries-continue-to-take-aim-at-agriculture/

Viewpoint: If Kenya relents to activist pressure and bans pesticides, coffee, maize and wheat farmers could lose up to 90% of crops – Genetic Literacy Project

Coffee, maize and wheat farmers could suffer up to 90 per cent in yield losses if the government bans popular pesticide ingredients as demanded by
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5 reasons why the GMO debate is over – Genetic Literacy Project

Though we still hear some moaning and groaning about GMOs — genetically modified organisms — it primarily comes from a small and very vocal group. Most
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2021/12/17/5-reasons-why-the-gmo-debate-is-over/

Red-fleshed apples: The story behind the genetic anomaly with health and nutritional benefits – Genetic Literacy Project

To an unsuspecting consumer, these delicate apples could easily be mistaken for the commonplace Gala or Braeburn varieties.  But inside, the fruits reveal
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2021/12/07/red-fleshed-apples-the-story-behind-the-genetic-anomaly-with-health-and-nutritional-benefits/