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Some Salient Facts About GMOs: Addendum

Posted by David King on July 13, 2014 at 10:41pm 0 Comments

It dawned on me this morning that I had missed one of the most important points that could have appeared in the first post on GMOs.  



Often we hear supporters of GMOs saying things like "What we are doing is no different than what mankind has been doing since the beginning of agriculture."  There is no difference between GMOs and simply hybridizing that anyone has done in the past." 



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Some Salient Facts On GMO's; Part II, The Human Gut and GMOs

Posted by David King on July 10, 2014 at 8:52pm 0 Comments

We established in the last post on GMOs that every single cell of a GMO plant has the GMO trait - in other words, every single cell of a GMO plant includes GMO DNA.  When an organic gardener uses Bt (Bacillus thuringiensis don't worry, I can't say it either!) to combat pests, the solution is spayed on the plant in response to insect attacks.  The water soluble solution is washed off when irrigated or rained on and is washed off before…
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