crops and seed

Genetic Engineering In America

The United States of America is the largest producer of genetically modified (GM) agricultural products, harvesting about two-thirds (63%) of the world’s GM crops. Yet so many Americans are uninformed of genetic engineering’s presence in the food system, forensic science, developing transgenic animals, production of medicine, and genomics. More than...

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Famine

A drastic, wide-reaching food shortage. A drastic shortage; a dearth. Severe hunger; starvation. Archaic Extreme appetite. A famine is a social and economic crisis that is commonly accompanied by widespread malnutrition, starvation, epidemic, and increased mortality. Although many famines coincide with national or regional shortages of food, famine has also...

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GE Foods

Wuo Change lives in Bangkok, Thailand. He was suffering from Vitamin A Deficiency (VAD). His family is unable to afford medical attention. A group of volunteers from the world health organization (WHO) offered their assistance by offering Wuo Changs village “Golden Rice”, rice that is high in vitamin A levels....

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