Genetically Modified Crops Yeild Less, Create “Super-Pests” Through “Natural Selection”

Genetically Modified Crops Yeild Less, Create “Super-Pests” Through “Natural Selection”

“Farmers can get paid more for conventional corn than GMO corn. Plus, Huegerich discovered, convention corn can produce more per acre. Modern Farmer reported that two years ago, Huegerich planted 320 acres of conventional corn and 1,700 with GMO corn. The conventional fields “yielded 15 to 30 more bushels per acre than the GMO fields, with a profit margin of up to $100 more per acre.” Last year, he planted convention corn in 750 acres.”

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