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 …

Curiously There is GMO Soy in Discount Tuna

Prop 37 was defeated in California so there will be no labeling of GMO foods in the immediate future. There are some companies that are able to label their foods as non-GMO but it’s tough for them to identify supply chains so at the moment in order to be GMO free you’ll need to eat solely organic foods. That is expensive. I’m trying to set the stage here so that y’all understand that there might be some GMO foods in my home (besides the $40 Twinkies I just sold on …