GMO Review 2021

GMO Review 2021

November 30, 2021 This GMO Review is a snapshot of the most up-to-date information on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Canada. Follow the links on each page for more in-depth information on that topic and to take action. Click here to download the GMO...
GMOs in your grocery store: Ranking company transparency

GMOs in your grocery store: Ranking company transparency

December 2020 Our report is a new tool to inform Canadians about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the marketplace and, in particular, the status of whole GM foods – fruits, vegetables, and fish – in Canada’s largest grocery chains. The report ranks...
“Golden Rice” – GM Vitamin-A Rice

“Golden Rice” – GM Vitamin-A Rice

November 2019 Golden Rice is the name of a rice that has been genetically engineered to produce beta-carotene, which the body can convert into vitamin A. It is being promoted as a solution to the serious problem of vitamin A deficiency (VAD) in countries such as the...
GMO Inquiry: Do We Need GM Crops to Feed the World?

GMO Inquiry: Do We Need GM Crops to Feed the World?

The promise that genetically modified crops can “feed the world” is largely used by the biotechnology industry to encourage widespread acceptance of this controversial technology, but it is disconnected from the complex reality of world hunger and the limitations of...