My Plantcentric Journey

It’s official: despite opposition from you and nearly half a million other concerned consumers, genetically engineered sweet corn is coming to Walmart. The Chicago Tribune published an article this weekend confirming our worst fears that unlabeled, untested and potentially unsafe sweet corn is hitting Walmart shelves in the near future.

Wal-Mart OK with selling genetically modified sweet corn

August 03, 2012|By Monica Eng | Tribune reporter

Rejecting entreaties from consumers and activists, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it has no objection to selling a new crop of genetically modified sweet corn created by biotech giant Monsanto.

Read article at:  http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-08-03/news/chi-walmart-to-sell-genetically-modified-sweet-corn-20120803_1_corn-insecticide-treatments-sweet-corn-patty-lovera

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