Collaborative Campaigning for Food Sovereignty & Environmental Justice

updates

Herbicide sales are up by 243% in Canada since the introduction of GM crops (1994-2017).

Government of the Philippines approves GM “Golden Rice” as safe to eat: Its efficacy is yet to be evaluated.

GM “Golden Rice” is not the solution to vitamin-A deficiency: Its beta carotene levels are low, it does not store well, and its not yet assessed for efficacy.

important issues

Deadline July 4, 2020: Sign the petition for mandatory labelling of GM foods in Canada

Call to Re-think Genetically Engineered Herbicide-Tolerant Crops as Monsanto requests approval for corn tolerant to both dicamba and 2,4-D

GM salmon now under production in Canada. First harvest due Jan 2021.

Canadian Biotechnology Action Network

It’s been 20 years since the Canadian government approved the first genetically modified crops and foods, but critical questions about their impacts on our health, our environment, and our economy remained unanswered.

The six reports of CBAN’s GMO Inquiry dig into these important questions and investigate the real impacts and risks of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Canada.

Find out more at www.gmoinquiry.ca