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Q: One reason that I find myself initially adverse to GMOs is that biotech companies are gaining monopoly control over agriculture, and turning a basic human need for nourishment into an opportunity for business, finance, and, ultimately, inequalities...
Posted On: Monday, 7/29/2013 1:22 pm
Answered By: Bart Schott , Farmer and Past President, Corn Board of the National Corn Growers Association on Thursday, 8/01/2013 2:01 pm
A: This is a great question―and I understand your concern. I might not be able to respond on behalf of all of the stakeholders referenced in your question, but what I can offer is my perspective as a farmer. What I know and see every day is that farmers are free to choose what seeds they use to grow their crops based on what is best for their farms, market demand and local growing environment. In fact, many farmers welcome the opportunity to use―or not to use―the new traits that are... Continue Reading
Q: What is the advantages of GMO? What is the principle of disease resistance of GMO and economic advantages?
Posted On: Thursday, 4/17/2014 11:33 pm
Q: What chemicals are the companies spraying above Waimea, Kauai and what are the long term effects on humans and animals?
Posted On: Sunday, 1/19/2014 9:09 pm
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Posted On: Wednesday, 9/03/2014 8:50 am