Government Turns a blind eye on GE Foods

When the public is not paying attention politicians and entrepreneur get to do what they want – this is your food we’re talking about – sit up and become involved

According to the Organic Consumers Association, “…the massive planting of a chemical and energy-intensive GE perennial crop, alfalfa [is] guaranteed to spread its mutant genes and seeds across the nation; guaranteed to contaminate the alfalfa fed to organic animals; guaranteed to lead to massive poisoning of farm workers and destruction of the essential soil food web by the toxic herbicide, Roundup; and guaranteed to produce Roundup-resistant superweeds that will require even more deadly herbicides such as 2,4 D to be sprayed on millions of acres of alfalfa across the U.S.”

http://www.alternet.org/story/149716/why_you_can_now_kiss_organic_beef%2C_dairy_and_many_vegetables_goodbye

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