Sweet corn is non-GMO, right? Read on!
New data from a simple survey of 55 vendors in 14 states indicates farmers are planting more GMO sweet corn for the fresh market (corn on the cob) than previously thought. IRT volunteers visited both farmer’s markets and grocery stores. 31 vendors confirmed the sweet corn was GMO; 24 confirmed that it was conventional non-GMO. Not included in the data is the availability of organically grown sweet corn. More..
BRON: 26 augustus 2017, Institute for Responsible Technology.