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This year, at least half the states may consider requiring special labels on food that has been genetically modified to grow better.
The question of whether to require labels on food with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) pits activists and consumers who favor the labels against big agribusinesses and farmers who generally don’t. An estimated 80 percent of food eaten in the U.S. contains GMOs.
The fight has some state …read more
Source: Huffington Post Green