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'Superweeds' Sprout Farmland Controversy Over GMOs - NBC News

'Superweeds' Sprout Farmland Controversy Over GMOs - NBC News | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it
First came "Frankenfood." Now we've got "superweeds."No, they aren't a new, more powerful strain of marijuana. The rise in these so-calle...
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GMOs Are Nothing to Fear

GMOs Are Nothing to Fear | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it
Genetic modification is a safe and effective way to make America’s crops resilient.
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Reason: not proven to be dangerous

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Investigadores italianos defienden que nunca ha habido ni un solo estudio científico creíble mostrando OGM pueda tener efectos nocivos sobre los seres humanos.

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Study ties GMO corn, soybeans to butterfly losses

Study ties GMO corn, soybeans to butterfly losses | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it
Genetically engineered corn and soybeans make it easy for farmers to eradicate weeds, including the long-lived and unruly milkweed...
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Study says genetically modified corn causes tumors, but other scientists ... - CBS News

Study says genetically modified corn causes tumors, but other scientists ... - CBS News | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it
CBS NewsStudy says genetically modified corn causes tumors, but other scientists ...CBS News19 in Food and Chemical Toxicology, revealed that mice who were fed either a diet of Monsanto's genetically modified maize sprayed with Roundup - the company's...
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The Debate About GMO Safety Is Over, Thanks To A New Trillion-Meal Study

The Debate About GMO Safety Is Over, Thanks To A New Trillion-Meal Study | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it
Visit almost any anti-GMO website and you will find alarming headlines about the alleged dangers of GMO foods. They kill pigs, cows and sheep on farms and in lab studies! Humans are next! "Monsanto’s GMO Feed Creates Horrific Physical Ailments in Animals," screams a typical article, in AlterNet, a popular anti-GMO site. It [...]
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Owen Paterson Says Genetically Modified Food Saving Lives, Slams Wicked ... - Huffington Post UK

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Reason: can grow more food by making crops resistant to drought and pests

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Food Supply Under Strain on a Warming Planet

Food Supply Under Strain on a Warming Planet | Genetically-modified Food and Animals | Scoop.it

ORAs global warming puts stresses on farmers feeding a growing world population, financing to develop new crop varieties and new techniques has been slow to materialize.

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GM 'just a scientific tool to help grow food' - Stuff.co.nz

GM 'just a scientific tool to help grow food'Stuff.co.nzForbidding the use of genetically modified (GM) products is a crime against humanity, says Federated Farmers vice-president William Rolleston.
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