21 Jun '11, 11pm

Send a letter to your editor about Monsanto and #GMOs #stopmonsanto #noGMOs

Feel free to copy and paste the text below and add to it to create your own letter to send to your local newspaper. Click here to contact your local paper. Dear Editor, As a citizen and shopper concerned about the health, environmental, ethical, and socio-economic hazards of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and industrial-scale factory farms or CAFOs (Confined Animal Feeding Operations), I am writing to inform your readers about a new consumer campaign calling for Truth-in-Labeling. The campaign, sponsored by the Organic Consumers Association, is calling on conscientious grocers to implement voluntary package or shelf labeling of foods products containing GMOs and/or products coming from large factory farms or CAFOs. Although "USDA Organic" standards and labels prohibit the use of GMOs or CAFO confinement practices, the overwhelming majority of non-organic foods in gr...

Full article: http://www.organicconsumers.org/articles/article_22599.cfm

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