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February 27, 2015
Rally at Brazil Embassy in Ottawa to Stop GE Trees – Global Day of Action March 3
February 13, 2015
US approves GM "non-browing" apple – CBAN demands Canadian market stay closed to GM apple
January 29, 2015
Outrage Over US Secret Approval of Genetically Engineered Trees – US GE tree approvals could put Canada's forest ecosystems at risk
The Canadian government wants to allow a percent, 0.1% 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.