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Historically I think the organic food movement was given a big push by Rachel Carson prescient book Silent Spring. Chemical and agricultural industry advocates at the time reacted much the way GMO advocates are reacting here today.
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On the other hand, is a changed gene(s) an additional ingredient? If it is not, should one also have crafted (as opposed to engineered), canada goose discount uk where crafted means pre scientific gene modification (as has been done on almost every crop)?
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