You know labels like ‘organic,’ ‘free range,’ or ‘non GMO,’ but what exactly do they mean?
The Non-GMO Project, on the other hand, provides a voluntary way for manufacturers to declare themselves GMO free.
In California, there is talk of exploring a 2012 ballot initiative to require the labeling of GMO foods.
That strategy has been used in some cases to help determine GMO policy.
In the United States, an ABC News poll found that 93 percent of Americans want GMO labels.
His quarterly letters, available for free on the GMO website, are Warren Buffett-like in their educational quotient.
(6) JEREMY GRANTHAM Jeremy Grantham is the guru of investment-management firm GMO.
Abbreviation of genetically modified organism
The abbreviation for genetically modified organism. A GMO is an organism whose genome has been altered by the techniques of genetic engineering so that its DNA contains one or more genes not normally found there.
Note: A high percentage of food crops, such as corn and soybeans, are genetically modified.