6 days ago · Commercial sale of genetically modified foods began in 1994, when Calgene first marketed its unsuccessful Flavr Savr delayed-ripening tomato. Most food modifications have primarily focused on cash crops in high demand by farmers such as soybean, maize/corn, canola, and cotton.
Jul 25, 2021 · These include specific GM varieties of soybeans, corn, rice, potatoes and sugarbeet. GM soybean products are used as ingredients in many processed foods, such as bread, pastries, chocolates, potato chips, margarine and mayonnaise. Soy lecithin (additive 322) is used as an emulsifier in spreads, cakes and confectionery.
Jul 24, 2021 · GMO means genetically modified organism. It includes a wide range of organisms, from insects and plants to large animals that farmers raise for food production. Many companies sell GMO products ...
Jul 25, 2021 · Many recent studies show that animals fed genetically engineered foods such as corn and soy suffer from a variety of diseases and disorders, including intestinal damage, multiple-organ damage, massive tumors, birth defects, premature death, and near complete sterility by the third generation of offspring.
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6 days ago · Common foods involved include cow's milk, peanuts, eggs, shellfish, fish, tree nuts, soy, wheat, rice, and fruit. The common allergies vary depending on the country. Risk factors include a family history of allergies, vitamin D deficiency, obesity, and high levels of cleanliness.
Jul 23, 2021 · In a sly move characteristic of the GM proponents including the various agencies in the Joint Department Circular (JDC), the direct use for food, feed and processing of the genetically modified (GM) Golden Rice has been approved on December 10 despite the staunch opposition from farmers and consumers in the Philippines.
Jul 23, 2021 · Local Food Directories: Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Directory The CSA Directory lists farm or network/association of multiple farms that offer consumers regular (usually weekly) deliveries of locally-grown farm products during one or more harvest season(s) on a subscription or membership basis.
Jul 23, 2021 · All the individual plants within each crop are genetically very similar, even identical. This is a problem because when a disease comes along, it affects the entire crop in the same way. As an example, in the 1970s, the “grassy stunt virus” wiped out $1 billion worth of rice crops in Asia.
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