GMO Labels Won’t Make Your Food Safer

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There have been millions of dollars spent on both sides of the GMO labeling debate. Beth Skwarecki suggests that GMO labels will not help you avoid pesticides, won’t eliminate “superweeds”, won’t prevent allergies or make your food safer. Most significantly, she states that both sides need to quit treating the technology as all good or all bad. Biotechnology is a tool, not a product.

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Photo of Keith Edmisten, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Keith EdmistenProfessor of Crop Science & Extension Cotton Specialist (919) 515-4069 keith_edmisten@ncsu.eduCrop and Soil Sciences - NC State University
Posted on Apr 4, 2016
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