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March 23, 2015
GM apple approved in Canada – GM apples to hit the market despite objections from consumers and farmers
March 19, 2015
First report in GMO Inquiry 2015 answers "Where are GMOs?" – Tracking and information on GM crops and foods is lacking
March 5, 2015
Peasant movement shuts down meeting to approve GE trees in Brazil – 300 peasants cancel government meeting, 1000 take over company GE eucalyptus test site
The Canadian government wants to allow a percent, 0.1% or higher, of our food to be contaminated with genetically modified (GM) foods that have not been approved by Health Canada as safe. The GM foods will have been approved for safety in at least one other country but not yet approved by our own government. The federal government calls this “Low Level Presence” or LLP and argues that this “low level” of contamination from unapproved GM foods is not harmful. Click here for more information and action.