Living with GMOs - a letter from America

| 12th November 2014
With GMO agriculture, a walk in the countryside could be like this in the future. Photo: Liam Wilde via Flickr.
With GMO agriculture, a walk in the countryside could be like this in the future. Photo: Liam Wilde via Flickr.
NGOs, scientists, anti-GM groups, celebrities, food manufacturers, and others representing 57 million Americans today publish an Open Letter to the UK and the entire EU warning of the serious and manifold hazards of GMO crops - and promising their support in our fight against them.
Today in the US, from seed to plate, the production, distribution, marketing, safety testing, and consumption of food is controlled by a handful of companies, many of which have commercial interests in genetic engineering technology.

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