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What's wrong with GM?

 

GM won't solve climate change

Despite the many successes claimed by the GM industry, there are no GM 'solutions' to Climate Change. Read more...

GM won't feed the world

No current GM crops have increased yields. Even the CEO of a leading GM company has admitted that GM will not solve problems of food shortages. Read more...

GM is not needed

Quite simply we do not need GM. Methods of plant breeding that do not use GM are more effective and often quicker as well as safer. Read more...

The IAASTD Report

The IAASTD World Bank and UN study found small-scale sustainable agriculture is the way forward to provide food for a growing population in a time of climate chaos. Read more...

GM - who really benefits?

GM technology provides a way to maximise profits from the sale of seeds, concentrating power in the hands of just a few. Read more...

GM health risks

The GM lobby focuses on PR spin rather than scientific studies to persuade sceptical consumers that GM food is safe to eat. Read more...

Organic Agriculture Report

This UN funded report found that a switch to organic agriculture led to an increase in yields in all cases observed. It noted that organic agriculture leads to better nutrition in communities. Read more...

GM Threat to the Environment

GMOs are contaminating non-GM crops and wild plants, increasing the use of toxic chemicals, creating 'superweeds' and reducing biodiversity. Read more...

Peasant farmers across the world are developing their own forms of sustainable farming. Food sovereignty means taking power away from wealthy elites and restoring it to local communities. Read more...