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Sanders launches final push to derail Senate GMO bill
“Ultimately, this compromise is no compromise at all if the federal government will simply override states’ laws on GMO labeling without a meaningful federal standard to replace them,” Sanders wrote. “I urge you to oppose the current Roberts-Stabenow language, and instead support my comprehensive national labeling amendment, which would provide what nearly 9 out of 10 consumers want.”
That means gardeners can spray weed killers without worrying about it destroying their lawns. Trials are already running today. Scotts hopes the new types of grass will hit the market within three years.
Russian President Putin signs law banning GMO production
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the law banning genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and production in Russia, excluding examinations and scientific researches. The law was passed by the State Duma (lower house of parliament) on June 24 and approved by the Federation Council (upper house) on June 29, 2016.
2014 - California Pediatrician Michelle Perro talks about the effect GMOs and the related herbicides and incorporated Bt insecticides are having on our children's health. In her practice, she's seeing major increases in digestive problems, including one new case of celiac disease a week (!), increases in asthma, chronic infections of the tonsils, adenoids, chronic ear infections off the charts...autism spectrum disorder has reached epidemic proportions, immunologic/based disorders - kids who can't fight infections - they get sick and can't kick it; endocrine and hormonal issues - kids with diabetes/pre-diabetes; boys with autoimmune thyroid diseases... What the heck?? "I see so many sick kids in my practice - they are living proof that we are living science experiments." ~Michelle Perro, MD