Genetically Modified Food
The newest variety of apple developed by Washington State University will be called the Cosmic Crisp
Oregon’s Jackson County measure would ban genetically modified crops.
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Gov. John Kitzhaber and legislators spent months trying to agree on a grand bargain in which Republicans would consent to higher taxes and Democrats would OK cuts in retirement benefits for government employees.
Author and Wellness Expert Dr. Kathy Gruver answers some common questions about genetically modified foods.