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GM Apple Approved in USA

Last year we told you about a genetically altered apple, developed by a Canadian company, was pending approval with the FDA.  The “Arctic Apple” was approved last week.  The “Arctic Granny” (Granny Smith), and “Arctic Golden” (Golden Delicious), have been bred with an extra gene that shuts down the oxidation process. The Okanagan Specialty Fruits Inc. that developed the GMO apple claims that their apples are “unlikely to pose a plant pest risk” or have […]

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