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Unformatted text preview: Some direct testing Brazil nut soybean Does the regulatory system work? Starlink corn No labeling Except when nutritional differences high laurate canola high oleic soybean Are GM crops safe for the environment? Pest-resistance Herbicide-tolerance Biodiversity & genetic drift Buffer zones in fields Unintended harm to other organisms Will GM crops solve world hunger? yellow rice Kenyan sweet potatoes Salt resistance Is it just marketing? Danger of corporate power? 3 Is there an ethical response? Oppose GM foods Support GM foods Approach GM foods with caution Precautionary Principle vs. FDA Standards Problem of unknown consequences...
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- Summer '08