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“We Didn’t Want to Put…a Skull and Crossbones (On It):” Creator of New GMO Fruit Discusses Why He Won’t Label His Product

The new genetically engineered apple is finally set to hit store shelves this fall, and like most pro-GMO companies its creator, Canada-based Okanagan Specialty Foods, is dead set on not labeling its controversial new product. According to a new article from the website MIT Technology Review, the company’s founder Neal [...]
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Are You Ready for Unlabeled GMO Apples? USDA Seeks Public Comments as Arctic Apples CEO Hopes for Approval in 90 Days

The USDA has announced that a 30-day public comment period has begun regarding the sale of the highly controversial new genetically modified apples from the Okanagan Specialty Fruits Inc. group. The GMO apples, dubbed “Arctic Golden Delicious” and “Arctic Granny Smith,” have been engineered so that they will not brown [...]
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