TITLE

Baby Food Genetically Altered

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Mothering;Sep/Oct99, Issue 96, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that baby foods in the United States contain genetically modified organisms (GMO). Genetic engineering of the Bt corn and Roundup Ready Soy varieties; International disagreement with the United States Food and Drug Administration's policy toward GMO; Tips to mothers who want to avoid GMO.
ACCESSION #
2228406

 

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