Here’s The Real Reason Why GMOs Are Bad…And Why They May Save Humanity

An investor’s take on genetically engineered crops

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Maize fields in Thailand. Source: Wikipedia
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Figure 1. Teosinte (top) is the grass that eventually gave rise to maize (bottom). A maize-teosinte hybrid is shown in the middle. Source: Wikipedia.org
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Figure 2. Glyphosate usage concentration in the U.S. Source: USGS via Wikipedia
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Figure 3. Groundwater withdrawal rates in 2000. It takes roughly 10,000 years to recharge water taken from the aquifer. Source: National Atlas via Wikipedia
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Figure 4. CIMMYT facility in El Batan, Mexico. You can see test crops in the background. Source: Wikipedia.org

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