In the US over 3,000 different kinds of additives are found, and most of them are banned in other countries. Red 40, blue 1, blue 2, yellow 5, and yellow are the most common used colorings in American foods like boxed mac and cheese, cheddar flavored crackers, cereals, and Jell-O.
The genetically modified foods controversy consists of a set of disputes over the use of food made from genetically modified crops. The disputes involve consumers, farmers, biotechnology companies, governmental regulators, non-governmental organizations, environmental and political activists and scientists.
Opinion: Genetically engineered foods solve nutrition challenges "We need food science and technology now more than ever to meet growing domestic and global nutrition challenges."
4 days ago · [The apple that never browns wants to change your mind about genetically modified foods] ... [Why we're so scared of GMOs, according to someone who has studied ... The pro-GMO scientists I wanted ...
5 days ago · Genetically modified food controversies are disputes over the use of foods and other goods derived from genetically modified crops instead of conventional crops, and other uses of genetic engineering in food production. The disputes involve consumers, farmers, biotechnology companies, governmental regulators, non-governmental organizations, and scientists. The key areas of controversy related to genetically modified food are whether such food should be labeled, the role of government regulators,
The GLP's mission is to aid the public, media and policymakers in understanding the science and implications of human and agricultural genetics and biotech.
If you have a senior dog in the family, you may be wondering if her diet needs adjusting now that she's getting up in years. This is actually a very good question, and in fact, recent research suggests that dogs' bodies experience significant changes as they age. 1 The study evaluated 80 large-breed dogs from adulthood through old age or death and measured levels of certain chemicals in their ...
6 days ago · @ Istria- Another ethical question surrounding agricultural biotechnology involves dependence and equality. Genetically modified plants and animals are beginning to dominate the agricultural landscape and we should all ask ourselves if a few multinational companies that operate purely for profit should dominate global food supplies.
Genetically Modified Foods. You are a tomato farmer whose crops are threatened by a persistent species of beetle. Each year, you spend large sums of money for pesticides to protect your crops. A biotechnology company introduces a new strain of tomato plant that produces a natural pesticide, making it resistant to the beetle.
Corn Healthy Recipes: Corn and Black Bean Salsa/Salad. Drain and rinse the beans and combine with the rest of the vegetables in a large bowl. Mix the dressing ingredients in a separate bowl until smooth. Pour over the salad and toss gently to combine. Serve as a salad or salsa dip.