19 EU countries representing 65% of the entire European population and 66% of its arable land have officially banned GMO – Genetically modified Organism from it’s food supply. This list adds up to more than 50 countries that have banned or significantly restricted and labeled GM foods.
While Europe has made the bold move to protect it’s citizen from consuming GM foods, people in the United States are fighting to even get GM food labels on the products and produce Americans buy and consume daily. Companies listed bellow spend Millions of dollars every year to fight the right to know what ingredients the food contains that Americans consume.
And the list goes on! Several animal studies indicate serious health risks associated with genetically modified (GM) food (AAEM 2009),” including infertility, immune system problems, accelerated aging, faulty insulin regulation, and changes in major organs and the gastrointestinal system. That study also found that rats fed GM corn suffered severe kidney damage as well as shockingly high rates of premature death.
If you want to nourish of organically grown food to avoid GM foods, you should look for the ” None GMO ” and ” USDA Organic Label ” foods containing such label are never Genetically modified.