Why Exactly Do People Care About GMO Foods? (minus the hysteria)

Connecticut has passed a law requiring GMO foods to be labeled. It’s the first state in the nation to do so. Recently a friend asked on facebook why people care about GMO foods. What was interesting was that she didn’t just ask about GMO foods but also added a note saying “be gentle” because she didn’t want to get virtually screamed at. I am going to attempt to share with you my knowledge of GMO foods without inserting anyone’s agenda. GMO is an acronym for Genetically Modified Organism. So a GMO …