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Training Table News: “A Punch” for the GOOD GUYS

By February 15, 2013December 9th, 2014Daily Posts/Tips

In the war between the GMO supports and the rest of us attached is part of an article that pushed GMO farming back a few paces!

“But GMOs took the biggest punch this week from academia: Tom Philpott highlights a USDA-funded study [PDF] by University of Wisconsin scientists who found that several types of GMO seeds (including Monsanto’s RoundUp Ready varieties) actually produce a lower yield than conventional seeds. Only one seed — a corn that produces its own pesticide to combat the corn borer — offers any significant yield benefit. In other words, planting most genetically modified seeds results in less harvest per acre than planting non-genetically modified seeds.”

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