Items tagged: world hunger

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Can GM Crops Feed the World?

October 2, 2014 - 11:32 am

The promise that genetically modified crops can “feed the world” is largely used by the biotechnology industry to encourage widespread acceptance of their technology, but it overlooks the real causes of hunger, and disregards the limitations and harmful impacts of GM agriculture. Fact#1: In the...

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10 Reasons Why Golden Rice Won’t End World Hunger

April 7, 2014 - 7:50 pm

Here are five key reasons why Golden Rice will not end world hunger: Golden rice is genetically modified in a lab and has never been proven safe for children’s health or for the environment. People do not have Vitamin A deficiency because rice contains too little Vitamin A, but because their...

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