Wednesday, November 06, 2013
It is not final (mail in ballots are still being counted) but it appears that GMO labeling failed in the Washington state vote yesterday. If you are a proponent of labeling you will be encouraged to read this article about Whole Foods Groceries saying that all foods in their stores will be GMO free or labeled in 5 years.
BTW the vote was very close and given the huge $ spent for ads by Monsanto, DuPont and the Grocery Manufactures Assoc. ($22 million to be exact) it will not be surprising if labeling is defeated. You should be aware that the GMA received millions of $ from big food companies like Coca Cola, Pepsi, and Kraft.
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