I have to buy real corn that is shipped from other countries because most New York farmers want to keep growing corn that poisons the environment, animals and humans. Gee, Mr. Farmer, what is the cost of that?

U.S. Forced to Import Corn as Shoppers Demand Organic Food

April 15, 2015

A growing demand for organics, and the near-total reliance by U.S. farmers on genetically modified corn and soybeans, is driving a surge in imports from other nations where crops largely are free of bioengineering.

Arty turns 10 this summer.