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April 20, 2016
Farm groups call on Minister to stop GM alfalfa release – 15 Canadian farmer associations ask for action to stop contamination risk
April 5, 2016
A limited amount of GM alfalfa seeds has been sold in Eastern Canada – Write to the new federal Minister to stop any further release
March 31, 2016
Canadian groups join US court challenge to stop GM salmon – US Food and Drug Administration sued for approving GM fish
The Canadian government wants to allow a percent, 0.2% or higher, of our food to be contaminated with genetically modified (GM) foods that have not been approved by Health Canada as safe. The GM foods will have been approved for safety in at least one other country but not yet approved by our own government. The federal government calls this “Low Level Presence” or LLP and argues that this “low level” of contamination from unapproved GM foods is not harmful. Click here for more information and action.