Farmers need to speak to consumers about the advantages of GMOs

When it comes to GMOs, there’s no shortage of misinformation. For too long, activists armed with non-scientific rhetoric have led the debate. With a rising number of companies like Chipotle trying to cash in on the fears surrounding GMOs, the facts get trampled by marketing campaigns.

The real story on GMOs is one of ingenuity and environmental responsibility, and that’s the story farmers need to tell. With the launch of the new GetaMoveOn website (, Farm Bureau is provid­ing farmers and ranchers with tools to share their story of...

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