28 Apr '11, 5pm

Action Tips to Get Monsanto Out of Whole Foods & Trader Joe's!

Both Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe's have non-GMO policies for their store-brand products, but don't extend the same prohibition to other foods sold in their stores. Whole Foods Market admits selling unlabeled foods made with genetically modified organisms and Trader Joe's has never claimed to be a GMO-free grocery store. In addition to being limited to store-brand products, the stores' non-GMO policies extend only to ingredients made from GMO crops and milk from cows injected with rBGH (genetically modified bovine growth hormone). Neither store blocks ingredients from animals raised on genetically modified feed, even though such animals are less nutritious, more prone to disease and infertility, and the source of most food-borne illnesses. Millions Against Monsanto is stepping up our efforts to get Monsanto out of Whole Foods Market and Trader Joe's. Here's what you c...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_23109.cfm

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