Nicholas Henderson Dr. Genetically modified organisms allow unparalleled control over our environment, but should we give ourselves that control, now? Or should we wait until we have proven to everyone that we are deserving of this control. Impartial testing and research. For more than 20 years GMOs have been produced and placed on store shelves; there are many recognized and uncertain hazards that may affect the health of humans and the environment Ehrenberg. Genetically modified organisms GMOs , although they provide many benefits to the economy and food supply, are associated with numerous environmental implications; there is a noticeable increase of food allergies.
Genetically modified foods are a cheap and efficient way for scientists and farmers to create food. The overall prices of genetically modified foods are normally cheaper than normally grown crops. With this being said people believe GMO 's are a no brainer. Genetic engineering is the process of artificially modifying genes by cutting and splicing DNA. These crops will be injected with certain genes so that plants can be grown without green houses to emit their toxic gases and with less chemical weed killers. Genetic engineering will eliminate the man hours that farmers put into growing crops. GMO 's can be bigger, healthier, and taste better than normal crops.
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