Tag: environment

Why I Should Care About GMOs?

What is a GMO? By Cynthia DeWitte The acronym GMO stands for Genetically Modified Organism. Two related acronyms are GE (genetically engineered) and GM (genetically modified). All GMOs are unnatural and should be considered dangerous. GMOs are genetically altered in…

What is the Point of Organic?

By Cynthia DeWitte There are three main reasons for going organic whenever possible.  Organic foods are not treated with synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, fungicides, or herbicides, but most non-organic fruits and vegetables are. Organic foods are never GMO (genetically modified organisms).…