GMO

One Small Thing – Understanding GMOS and hybrids

I worked in my family’s nursery for many years, so early on I understood the science of hybridization.  People are very particular with their tomatoes. Some want the big ones, some want to spread out their crops over a season, some come for the funky heirloom* varieties. I learned early on the science of hybridization, […]

No to the Dark Act

I admit, when I took a look into H.R. 4432 it looked pretty good. Labeling of bio-engineered organisms (plants or derivatives)? Notification to the Secretary of Health 210 days before its introduction? Sounds right, right? I would check yes to that. Let’s look closer. Why do I care about GMO ingredients? I’ve had several discussions […]