Proposition 37 -- An Impending Setback for Farmers

October 19, 2012 04:51 AM

Proposition 37 in California will decide if foods and products containing genetically modified organisms (GMO) should indicate that fact on product labels. Some estimates have up to 70% of the food on grocery store shelves as being touched in some way by GMOs. That is a lot of new labels, and the ensuing updates to product packaging would certainly chase prices of those items higher in a time when food prices are already expected to climb. California voters will decide on November 6 if Proposition 37 will become law in that state. (Click here for more)

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