The news that Hungary recently destroyed nearly 1,000 acres of corn crops because they were found to be mistakenly grown with genetically modified (GM) seeds should be a major wake-up call to anyone in the United States and elsewhere who believes GM (genetically modified) crops are harmless.
We've heard your demands GMO Insiders! It is time to get the GMOs out of infant formula! For the many mothers who must use infant formula, or choose to use formula, non-GMO options are limited. 90% of all US formula sales come from just three companies-- Similac, Enfamil, and Gerber. These three companies have been actively fighting against GMO labeling in the US. Take action: gmoinside.org/... #GMOs #LabelGMOs #MomApproved
“Farmers are fed up growing GMOs,” says David W. Nelson, president of Pedogenesis, Inc. Nelson adds that non-GMO corn hybrids produce better yields than GMO and farmers can earn premium prices with non-GMO. Learn more here: organicconnectmag... #GMOs #nonGMO #corn #farmers #food
Nearly a third of honey bee colonies in the United States have been wiped out since 2006. The estimated value of crops lost if bees were no longer able to pollinate fruits and vegetables is around $15 billion. More here: billmoyers.com/... #SaveTheBees #HoneyBees #Pollinators #Food #Pesticides #BeeLove #PlantOrganic
For a growing global population facing dwindling resources, non-GMO plant-based proteins are the future, says 29-year-old non-GMO and organic soybean and corn supplier World Food Processing (WFP). Learn more about how GMOs are not needed to feed the world: www.foodnavigator... #GMOs #nonGMO #hunger #food
Sugar is often sourced from genetically modified crops. Corn and sugar beets are two of the most common GMO commodity crops grown in the US, making up 88% of corn and 95% of sugar beets grown on American soil. More information on GMO sugar here: gmoinside.org/... #GMOs #Sugar #Corn