GMO

11:25pm

Sun September 14, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: How have GMOs shaped our food system?

 

  

On the September 15th, 2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Jeremy Seifert, director of the documentary GMO OMG. 85 percent of our processed foods contain GMOs and almost 90% of our corn, soy and cotton are genetically modified. How do GMOs affect our health and the health of our planet? And what should the average consumer know about genetically modified foods? Join the conversation on Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you

Guests:

Jeremy Seifert, filmmaker and a concerned father and director of GMO OMG!

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5:21pm

Thu November 8, 2012
Politics

Californians strike down GMO labeling

One of the ballot measures to fail in Tuesday's election was California's Proposition 37. It would have required food producers to clearly label goods that contain Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). KALW's Ben Trefny spoke with Paul Rogers, environmental writer for the San Jose Mercury News and Managing Editor for science programs at KQED, about possible explanations for the Prop's failure.

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