Tomato Genetically Modified To Be More Expensive

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    Debate still crazy after all these years...

    GM Foods Still Controversial After All These Years
    November 28th, 2014 ~ Proponents and critics of genetic modification (GM) have been arguing over the potential impact of genetically modified organisms (GMO) on health and the environment for more than a decade now.
     
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    Dat's right - Granny won't eat chicken w/ hair on it...
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    Researchers Find No Evidence GMO Crops Are Unsafe to Eat
    May 17, 2016 - After two decades of studies, researchers have found no evidence that genetically modified crops are unsafe to eat, but said the evolution of resistance in both insects and weeds — caused by growing these crops — could be a serious problem.
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    UN Committee Finds Weed Killer Glyphosate Unlikely to Cause Cancer
    May 16, 2016 — The weed-killing pesticide glyphosate, made by Monsanto and widely used in agriculture and by gardeners, probably does not cause cancer, according to a new safety review by United Nations health, agriculture and food experts.
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    Study: Farms Among Major Air Polluters
    May 16, 2016 - The biggest source of the world's fine particulate air pollution is not cars, or factories, or power plants. It's farms.
     

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