Current food issues

Genetically engineered food (called GE, GMO, transgenic, or biotech), patenting of seeds and living organisms, food safety, hunger, cloning, NAIS, industrial waste used in fertilizer, nanotechnology, current and pending legislation and more.  A PDF version of this page is available here.

To learn more, please visit the following websites

ALSO, check your local library and bookstore for information.

BOOKS

  • Genetically Engineered Food – A Self Defense Guide for Consumers by Ronnie Cummins and Ben Lilliston 2204
  • Altered Harvest, Agriculture, Genetics and the Fate of the World’s Food Supply by Jack Doyle 1985
  • The Food Revolution – How Your Diet Can Help Save Your Life and the World by John Robbins
  • Fateful Harvest: The True Story of a Small Town, a Global Industry, and a Toxic Secret by Duff Wilson

FILMS

Available on Netflix at www.netflix.com :

  • The Future of Food
  • Food Inc.
  • Dirt! The Movie
  • Fed Up
  • The Gerson Miracle
  • Foodmatters
  • Deconstructing Supper
  • King Corn
  • What’s on Your Plate?
  • To Market to Market to Buy a Fat Pig
  • The Real Dirt on Farmer John
  • Food Fight
  • Our Daily Bread
  • Food Beware: The French Organic Revolution
  • The Botany of Desire