Genetically modified foods are almost as scary as Monsanto, the corrupt company doing alot of the modifying.
Why do you suppose has the worlds largest independent police force?.
They are directly related to thousands upon thousands of suicides by farmers worldwide.
I just started my own garden this weekend, now I will have my own lamb meat my own Chicken eggs and vegetables as well.
I'm jealous as hell, could do to be a twenty acre land barron myself; just might still do it should my situation change. Spuds, Lamb root veg and mint sauce ,YUM Sheep milk cheese yum! matured and smoked Yummier. more or less raised on a small holding. Ate just about everything we grew or raised ( except the kids)
if you can find it, there is great book called " self sufficiency on five acres" cull out the hippy spiritual stuff ( if you wish) lot's of good info.
Nina, I understand your point, i think that most who start to read about GM foods etc. are shocked at the total lack of controls, when questioned the producers always claim that it is good for the "world" .My concern is the seemingly lack of controls, how do we know that is or is not good for us? Theory is one thing ,practice is another. Look at it this way , Nobody, or had they?
foresaw the effects of DDT. Could we in some cases, be seeing this in the future?
GM Animals for human transplants, it's happening ! good or bad ? good for the poor soul that needed the transplant/treatment, providing it works, now what happens if that person then becomes a parent ? Was the GM genes dormant, dead or are they active and transferable, so on and so forth or they thought it was
Lot's of questions , no education ,therefore may ask stupid questions to get answers.