The GMO Conversation

May 27, 2015

Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, are a major discussion topic in today’s conversations. They are grown, imported and used in field trials in 70 countries.

A strong consumer-focused resource,, was created to provide a basic understanding of GMOs and how food is grown. It encourages people to ask the tough questions about GMOs.

Responses to demystify the science behind GMOs are from independent experts in leading academic institutions, agricultural organizations and representatives from Biotechnology industry organization member companies.

The one-stop website features studies, articles and safety data to help explain why farmers use biotechnology to produce more food using less land, water, fuel and pesticides.