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Consumer Action Kit


What is genetic engineering?

Why Care?

In the Kitchen

In the Supermarket

Mothers' Milk List

On the Farm

In the Garden


Sample Letters to US Government

Look Who Is Listening

10 Largest Companies

Food, Farms, and Genetic Engineering

Genetic engineering has entered our lives with quiet but forceful determination on the part of companies and the government. Without adequate testing, labeling, careful legislative oversight or public debate, consumers are expected to accept this technology and its promised benefits without a full discussion of its risks. Genetic engineering may cause the most significant changes to farming in our lifetime. It has the potential to permanently change the delicate balance of our natural ecological systems. Our consumer action kit gives you practical information and tools to

  • CHANGE your buying habits
  • WRITE the people in power
  • JOIN US and stay INFORMED