10 Apr '12, 6pm

Straight from Monsanto's Mouth: What's the Problem with Labeling Genetically-Modified Foods?

For related articles and more information, please visit OCA's Genetic Engineering page , Millions Against Monsanto page , and our California News page . Since genetically-modified (GM/GMO) crops came onto the market, there's been a lot of debate about whether foods containing ingredients from GM crops should be labeled. Some people believe it's a right-to-know issue, and all products containing ingredients from GM crops should be labeled as such. Others believe that since there's no difference between GM and non-GM ingredients, labeling shouldn't be required. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversees food labeling in the United States. The FDA has found there is no basis for concluding that bioengineered foods differ from other foods in any meaningful or uniform way, or that, as a class, foods developed by biotechnology present any different or greater safety concern...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_25204.cfm

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