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  1. GMO Potatoes; Good or Bad? | The Hacker's Lounge

    Genetic modification also occurs naturally when plants cross-polinate, and many GMO products are produced with nearly natural methods. Making GMO plants in a controlled setting is usually much more efficient than spending years trying to breed new traits into plants. However, some GMO methods are considered “iffy” even by top scientists.

  2. GMO Potatoes Have Arrived. But Will Anyone Buy Them? - NPR

    GMO Potatoes Have Arrived. But Will Anyone Buy Them? : The Salt New GMO potatoes don't bruise as easily, and, when fried, they have less of a potentially harmful chemical. Yet some big chip and ...

  3. Genetically modified potatoes are studied, criticized in ...

    Some of the traditional arguments against genetically modified organisms — that the crops will contaminate non-GMO plants and that the biotechnology will be controlled by a powerful corporation ...

  4. Genetically modified potato - Wikipedia

    A genetically modified potato is a potato that has had its genes modified, using genetic engineering.Goals of modification include introducing pest resistance, tweaking the amounts of certain chemicals produced by the plant, and to prevent browning or bruising of the tubers.

  5. Top Scientist Who Exposed GMO Silenced by Biotech

    Because the GMO filth have to take advantage of desperate farmers and they pay then to grow the disgusting crap. Are your little feelings hurt, you have constantly insulted everybody here, you have therefore EARNED this, way to give the GMO turds a good name girlie. GMO paid for the proof and infiltrated the EPA, FDA and USDA.

  6. GMOs: Facts About Genetically Modified Food - Live Science

    A genetically modified organism, or GMO, is an organism that has had its DNA altered or modified in some way through genetic engineering. In most cases, GMOs have been altered with DNA from ...

  7. What is GMO food? | BBC Good Food

    Genetic engineering can actually be used to increase the nutrient density in food. The now famous “Golden Rice Project” is a good example. Food scientists modified ordinary rice to be rich in vitamin A and this is now grown in areas where vitamin A deficiency is a major cause of child mortality and blindness.

  8. USDA Approves 2 New Types of GMO Potatoes - Natural Society

    The FDA gave preliminary approval to the GMO Simplot potatoes in January 2016, saying they weren’t substantially different in composition or safety from other similar products already on the market. However, research by several independent scientists indicate that there are, in fact, many differences between GMO and non-GMO crops.

  9. Scientist mom evaluates Simplot’s GMO Innate potato

    The Innate Potato is a GMO that was recently approved for cultivation in the US. It is made by Simplot (or J.R Simplot Company). According to their website, they are a “food and agribusiness ...

  10. What Varieties of Potatoes Are GMO? |

    Genetically modified potatoes are on the way to market as of 2015. The U.S. government has deemed GM foods safe, but not all scientists agree. There is no legislation requiring the labeling of GMO foods, and critics worry about potential contamination of the conventional food supply and the safety of increased herbicide use.