GMOs

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Opinion: The non-GMO project - Creating fake news at the grocery store

By: Randy Krotz, USFRA CEO Going to the grocery store has become a parallel experience to reading political opinions online…

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Why Are GM Seeds Patented?

WHY ARE GM SEEDS PATENTED? Seed has been patented in the United States since the 1930s. The ability of universities,…

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How Biotechnology Differs from Other Plant Breeding Techniques

For 10,000 years farmers have intentionally changed the genetic makeup of all the crops we grow to produce hardier crops…

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Should GM Foods be Labeled?

USFRA supports voluntary labeling. Consumers deserve choices and they can choose to purchase foods without ingredients from GMOs by looking…

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What is the Approval Process for a GMO to Come to Market?

GM seeds undergo testing for safety, health and nutritional value – and regulation is overseen by The Food and Drug…

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What Are The Benefits of GMOs?

GM crops provide many benefits for not only the farmers who grow them but also for consumers. Some of those…

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“GMO” vs. “Non-GMO” – What’s the Difference?

You can’t ignore the headlines. GMOs have become a widely popular topic of discussion among consumers, but it is also…

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If An Animal Is Fed GM Feed, Are The Animal Products Considered GMOs?

Farmers and ranchers that provide our meat, milk and eggs depend on genetically enhanced crops as critical components in their…

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Are These Animal Products Fed With GM Feed Safe to Eat?

Are these animal products fed with GM feed safe to eat? Crops from GM seeds with in-plant agronomic traits are…

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Are GMOs Safe To Eat?

Simply put, the answer is yes, GMOs are safe to eat. Each GM seed variety takes an average of $136…

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