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November 23, 2015
GM crops costing Canadian farmers – New report in CBAN's GMO Inquiry finds no yield or income rise from GMOs
November 19, 2015
US approves world's first GM fish for eating – Canada to produce GM salmon eggs for US market
November 6, 2015
Trans-Pacific Partnership text released – Article 2.29 "Trade of Products of Modern Biotechnology"
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.