This article is derived from their book The Frankenfood
Myth: How Protest and Politics Threaten the Biotech Revolution (Praeger Publishers, 2004).
It has yet to be established that genetically engineered rice is not a Frankenfood
The latest offerings to join the English language include white-van man, frankenfood
and cybersquatting, according to a new edition of the Oxford dictionary.
Consumers and farmers are mobilizing to ensure that their voices can be heard in this debate, but, according to Cummins, "they are being told to 'shut-up and eat your Frankenfood
Free: Consumer Sovereignty, Federal Regulation and Industry Control in Marketing and Choosing Food in the U.
, Fertility and the Food Chain: The Effects of Secondary Consumption of GMO (genetically modified organisms)
But 10 years have passed since the press coined the term Frankenfood
and at last there are signs that the debate is moving on.
Here in Canada I tend to think that the power of the Frankenfood
image has limited appeal and indeed may have run its course.
Who can blame common folk for choosing a cautious "no thanks" to the Frankenfood
coming out of U.
But they treat GM which was started in the USA in 1996, with hysteria regarding it as Frankenfood
They are the co-authors of the 2004 book The Frankenfood
Our grocery shelves are loaded with genetically modified frankenfood
, Monsanto is bankrupting farmers, and normal seeds are being put out of reach.