GM Salmon: Why You Should Care

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The federal Food and Drug Administration is on track to approve AquaBounty AquaAdvantave transgentic salmon - the first genetically engineered animal intended as food for humans. This new hybrid salmon will combine DNA from Atlantic salmon, Chinook salmon and the eel-like ocean pout. There's no proof that eating these genetically engineered salmon is safe. What we do know is the fish will produce enough growth hormones year-round to grow at twice their natural rate. 

Read Andrew Gunther's full article at The Huffington Post.

Get more info and sign their petition at Organic Consumers Association.

Contact your member of Congress before the end of the FDA's comment period (April 26, 2013) by using Food & Water Watch's online petition

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