What Do You Know about GMOs?
A topic typically reserved for devoted advocates, this infographic makes GMOs a more digestible topic. The What Do You Know About GMOs infographic depicts statistics like the United States grows 50% of the world’s genetically modified crops and that herbicide tolerant soybeans account for 47% of GMOs. The remainder of the infographic provides information about the good features as well as the bad characteristics of GMOs. Notable good features include a reduction in insecticide use, higher yields and benefits to farmers. Bad elements of GMOs include health concerns, price gouging, and the potential that GMOs may aid in the creation of a superbug.
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