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My Argument Against G.M.O’s

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I had to write the first post to a debate over the pros and cons of G.M.O’s for one of my Nutrition classes.  Just thought I would share it with you! Let me know what you think about it!

“Lately there has been much controversy over whether or not Genetically Modified Organisms (G.M.O’s) are safe, cost effective, or as biochemically available as naturally raised foods.  It seems that that is no clear cut answer to this issue. Both sides contribute what I would consider to be equally valid arguments either for or against G.M.O  production and distribution.  Personally I chose to argue against G.M.O’s as I can see the long-term danger of consuming these products, as well as the financial and environmental issues surrounding them.  I do recognize that G.M.O’s provide crops that are stable under extreme weather conditions, resistant to herbicides and pesticides, and have longer shelf-lives than other…

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