GMO Related Interviews

Rats Given HF Corn Syrup Mimic Cocaine Addiction Pattern – Audio

This week on Food Nation Radio Network, we spoke with Professor Francesco Leri who conducted a Canadian study on high fructose corn syrup. We discussed the behavior of the test subjects (rats) when given access to HFCS. Here’s what he had to say:  About Professor Leri (bio from University of …

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A Nine-Year-Old Tells McDonald’s CEO To Stop Marketing To Kids-Interview

This week on Food Nation Radio Network, we spoke with Hanna Robertson, at nine years old she had the courage to step up to the mic at the annual McDonald’s shareholders meeting and speak her mind about food marketed to children. Here is our interview with her, along with a …

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Researcher Talks About Alternatives To GMO Citrus – Audio

This week on Food Nation Radio Network, we talked with Dr. David Gang from Washington State University about an alternative to modifying our beloved citrus crops. Here’s what he had to say:  From Dr. David Gang’s bio page: Plants produce an amazing diversity of small molecular weight compounds. While the chemical …

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Groups Taking $ To Label GMOs Are Silent On Food Vaccines-Audio

This week on Food Nation Radio Network, we asked some important questions about the national bill to label genetically modified food. Why is there a huge exception for GMO vaccines in the general food supply? Why aren’t consumer groups who are supposed to be informing people what is in our …

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Pink Pineapple Contains “Tasty” Tobacco Gene – Audio

In January, Del Monte received approval to import a GMO to the United States for human consumption. The new pineapple with rose-colored flesh was touted to the USDA as having more lycopene in the edible fruit portion of the plant, while discouraging undesirable flowering and  reproduction of the plant, ensuring …

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USDA Researcher Calls For Further Testing Of GMOs – Audio

Recently on Food Nation Radio Network, we spoke with Dr. Jonathan Lundgren, Research Entomologist at the National Central Agricultural Research Facility in Brookings, South Dakota for the USDA. We had a very frank discussion about the status of GMOs currently, possible effects on the dwindling bee pollinator population, the original …

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Senator Jon Testor Stands Up Against The Monsanto Protection Act – Audio

Recently on Food Nation Radio Network, we spoke with Senator Jon Testor about his impassioned speech on the Senate floor in opposition of what has become known as the Monsanto Protection Act. Under this provision, companies like Monsanto can plant whatever they want without fear of being stopped by courts …

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