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© Valerie Coskrey
A science poem on GMO corn produced by genetic engineering
Let us not forget about the animals and bacteria that produce insulin and other meds for us humans. Corn plants that are resistant to insects have the promise of increasing a farmer's yield. There are downsides to GMO products, but there is much promise, too.
An update to this post added 11/29/14:
See slide presentation on the top 10 GMO foods as presented by the Discovery Channel.