posted on Jun, 21 2011 @ 12:45 PM
So we have Bill Gates donatiing 20 million dollars to further develop a "new" GMO rice, teaming up with
to monopolize the world's food supply with expensive GM seeds that have to be purchased each year and require expensive chemical
Not to mention that the fertilizers, and the Round Up needed to "maintain" these crops have
been strongly linked to cause birth defects, soil and plant
Even if this rice otherwise could be found to be safe, which is impossible - but somewhere a
will be "tweaked" - a person would have to eat 16 pounds
to gain the Viatmain A from it thats needed!
In fact, it has been suggested that malnourished people might not convert beta carotene to vitamin A efficiently, which blows the usefulness of
golden rice clearly out of the water, as its intended recipients are virtually guaranteed to be malnourished.
Further, a person would need to eat an unrealistic amount of rice each day -- upwards of
16 pounds a day-- to get the recommended amount of vitamin A
Not to mention that GMO rice is already out of control in China, and just a few days
ago it was published they are now "alramed" at the spead of illegal GMO rice.
There is a reason the GMO rice is illegal - its BT rice, a transgenic strain that has not been approved for commercial growing
not be in human food, which contains a poison that kills butterflies and moths,
not to mention that it is a trigger in humans for severe
And the scary part is they claim they want to help poor undernourished people in "third world" countires!
I think its time we rename the Georgia Guidstones as The Georgia Tombstones!
(visit the link for the full news article)
edit on 21-6-2011 by burntheships because: (no reason given)