8/15/13 12 p.m.
A website has been created to answer questions on genetically modified organisms or GMO’s. Extension Educator Ed Lentz spoke with Vaun Wickerham on AgTalk saying there has been a lot of misinformation on both sides of the subject and that the biotech industry created GMO Answers.com to dispel some of the myths..
Lentz admitted that the site is from the GMO industry perspective but at least it explains the manufacturing process and the rationale behind the use of GMO’s. Lentz explained that the website does a good job at explaining the attributes of GMO’s..
Altering crops for taste, yield, disease and weather extremes has been going on for much of human history according to the website GMO Answers.com