Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Bugs Have Already Evolved Immunity to GMO Corn

Source: http://gizmodo.com/what-are-gmo-foods-and-are-they-okay-to-eat-1524547249/1547154883/+andrewtarantola

Bugs Have Already Evolved Immunity to GMO Corn

Well that certainly didn't take very long. According to a study published Monday, the Western Corn Rootworm (actually a beetle larvae) has already developed a resistance to not one but two strains of generically modified corn thanks to the over-reliance and improper implementation of the crops by farmers in Iowa.

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