Defending the motion isUniversity of California, Davis., a professor of plant pathology,
Against the motion is Charles Benbrook, the chief scientist at the Organic Center.
Biotechnology is not a system of farming. It reflects no specific philosophy nor is it guided by a set of principles or performance criteria. It is a bag of tools than can be used for good or evil, and lots in between.
The Rodale Institute
has sent out emails asking its adherents to vote no on the motion. So, I shall do the same. As of this writing, 54% of the voters believe GMOs are a sustainable form of agriculture. If you agree, VOTE NOW!