Scientists Supporting the Consensus Thinking Regarding GMOs
- Dr. Ken Folta
- Dr. Martina Newell McGloughlin
- Dr. Pamela Arnold
- Dr. Alan McHughen, a plant molecular geneticist at U.C. Riverside
- Dr. Cami Ryan
Anti-GMO Activist Kooks
- Jeffrey Smith (and his Institute for Responsible Technology)
- Vandana Shiva
- Gary Null (producer of Seeds of Death)
- Dr Ray Seidler
David Williams,a cellular biologist Williams concedes that he is among a tiny minority of biologists raising sharp questions about the safety of GM crops. But he says this is only because the field of plant molecular biology is protecting its interests.
- David Schubert, an Alzheimer’s researcher who heads the Cellular Neurobiology Laboratory at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, Calif.
- The European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility (ENSSER)
Kniegel Holmes of Nodes of Science has published a good list of the usual suspect Anti-GMO personalities in the the GMO debate developed by by Richard Green & Marc Brazeau linked to below (i.e Gilles-Éric Séralini, Charles Benbrook, Judy Carman, Stephanie Seneff & Anthony Samsel, Vandana Shiva, David Suzuki, Don Huber, Theirry Vrain and of course Jeffery Smith)
Skepti-Forum members Are you interested in writing about a science related topic? Then check out our information on becoming a guest writer . Richard Green and To sum up: Marc Brazeau have brought together prominent critics of genetically engineered crops to quickly highlight how these pillars of the anti-GMO movement all seem to have feet of clay.
Blog Articles I’ve Written Or Collected On Agriculture & GMOs
A Hawaiian chef offers us his thinking on GMOs… “…since humans first started cultivating crops, we have been manipulating the genes of plants and animals to instill desired traits. Bigger pigs, brighter apples, sweeter citrus, artificially inseminated cows that...
Wisconsin farming couple to Rachel Ray: Stop spreading pseudo-science about antibiotics in milk | Genetic Literacy Project
Part One — Addressing GMO concerns: Are foods “made in labs” the same as those “made by nature” https://www.geneticliteracyproject.org/2017/01/18/gmo-objections-foods-made-labs-not-made-nature/ Part 2 — Addressing GMO concerns: Are agricultural chemicals hazardous,...
Amanda Zaluckyj who blogs under the name The Farmer’s Daughter USA (FaceBook | Twitter) has written about what she and other farmers are thinking as the next Farm Bill is being constructed by the House Agriculture Committee. Mike Conaway Chairperson of the Committee...
A bitingly satirical look at the reasons people choose to deny the science behind GMOs. http://ascienceenthusiast.com/5-reasons-to-avoid-gmo/
Kavin Senapathy writing for the Skepchich blog... http://skepchick.org/2015/04/biotech-opponents-enough-with-if-its-safe-then-drink-it/
Indian crop scientists: 9 natural organic pesticides that can harm our health and ecosystem | Genetic Literacy Project