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Should You Care About GMOs? | Care2 Causes

Should You Care About GMOs? | Care2 Causes

Do you remember where you first heard about GMOs (genetically modified organisms?) Maybe it was during a conversation with a friend, on television, or somewhere on the Internet. They seem to be one of today’s hot topics, but why? Some claim that GMOs are dangerous, that they need to be clearly labeled on food items, and that they should be banned from use entirely. Yet, how many of us know what GMOs really are and what real problems are linked to them? Furthermore, why should we care? What’s a GMO anyway? Thanks to technology, a seed is no longer just a seed. Today, some of our food crops are grown with genetically modified organisms (GMOs). So, what exactly are GMOs ? First introduced to the market in 1996 , they’re defined as organisms whose DNA has been changed in an unnatural manner. There are several terms that are used to refer to the technology responsible for alter...

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