Come on Chipotle, you think you're not going to get called out for spreading myths? ... See MoreSee Less
Many of you have requested citations for the information presented in the letter we posted yesterday. Please see below for a revised version of our letter to Chipotle addressing the inaccurate claims.
An advertising campaign by Chipotle Mexican Grill recently caught our eye. In it, the company makes some inaccurate claims about cotton production and cottonseed used to feed dairy cows. Here was our letter to them, which itemizes where their facts went astray:
It's our final print run of the now classic I <3 GMO shirts, which come in long sleeve, short sleeve, and hoodie! They're only available for 12 more days, so snag one for you or someone you <3 while you can. If you already have one, share this link with your friends. All proceeds go towards helping us fight against pseudoscience injustice.
Happy Saturday everyone. You need to know what is happening in Boulder County, CO. Boulder CO has 25k acres of irrigated county farmland. Farmers have leased it from the county for decades. Now city folk have decided that they want the farmland to exclude genetically engineered crops, and that's mostly what's grown there--- corn and sugar beets. I've been watching this situation for years, and post-truth ignorance has now made policy. Learn, share, chime in. These farmers need amplification of this science-less limit on their livelihoods.
Following the lecture, Nixon stated there’s “an insidious underbelly to the anti-biotechnology movement,” and said anti-GMO advocates forget that organic food is out of reach for many low-income consumers.
“How must it feel for someone living below the poverty line, who cannot afford to shop organic, to be told that their food is toxic?” Nixon asked. ... See MoreSee Less
GMO backlash takes root in Department of Environmental Studies By Alistair Ogden December 1, 2016 The use of glyphosate, a widely used herbicide, was the focus of a controversial talk hosted by the Department of Environmental Studies. Stock image via pexels.com The Department of Environmental Studie...