Archives: February 2013

GE salmon

Salmon with a dash of eel-like creature…on your dinner plate?  A fish with this genetically engineered make-up may soon hit grocery store shelves.*   On December 21, 2012, the Food and Drug Administration released an Environmental Assessment with a “Finding of …

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By Tom Philpott (Mother Jones) According to the biotech industry, genetically modified (GM) crops are a boon to humanity because they allow farmers to “generate higher crop yields with fewer inputs,” as the trade group Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) puts &hellip