US consumers should be aware that (unlabeled) GMO apples and potatoes are scheduled to hit your grocery store shelves this month. Because they are unlabeled, the safest course is to limit yourself to apples and potatoes that are certified organic, grown by a local farmer you know and trust, or ones you have grown yourself.
Conscious consumers should be aware that GMO apples and potatoes are scheduled to hit your grocery store shelves this month.
According to Healthline mid-west produce departments will be the first to push the poisonous apple.
Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are back in the news.
That’s because some genetically modified produce is heading for store shelves.
GMO apples and potatoes will be in Midwest produce departments this month.
It’s the start of a 2017 rollout of these types of items. And should provide some food for grocery aisle debate.
GMOs are created in a laboratory when genes from the DNA of one species are extracted and artificially forced into the genes of an unrelated plant or animal.
The foreign genes may come from bacteria, viruses, insects, animals, or even humans.
Now GMO apples and potatoes will be in grocery store produce bins.
A GMO apple looks like any other except for…
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