31 Aug '13, 8pm

Rootworms 1, #GMO Corn 0: New Report Shows Resistance to #Monsanto Bt Corn Unphased by Crop Rotation @eatdrink_better

Rootworms 1, #GMO Corn 0: New Report Shows Resistance to #Monsanto Bt Corn Unphased by Crop Rotation @eatdrink_better

Shop organic to the greatest degree possible. Not all non-organic foods are GMOs — conventional agriculture utilizes sythetic fertilizers and pesticides, without genetically modified and patented seeds. But unfortunately — until we get mandatory labeling in the US – there’s generally no way to be sure a given food is GMO free, unless it’s labeled organic. You can also look for the Non-GMO Project Verified seal, on packaged foods. Plant a garden, and support local growers! If you grow it yourself, you know exactly what kind of seed you used; if you know your farmer, you can say, ‘Yo Jim (or Kate, or whatever) — tell me about this squash!’ Since our subsidy system (surprise!) favors the GM giants that staff the USDA, organics tend to be more expensive. Cooking more foods from scratch — buying ingredients rather than packaged food items — saves grocery money with which to pri...

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