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Where does your food come from??

There’s been a lot of talk about GMO’s lately.

For those of you who don’t understand the importance of GMO labeling, I’ve pulled together some quick hits for you.

Part of being an adult is feeding yourself.

Make sure you aren’t feeding yourself poison.

GMO Fact sheet_small

For those of you who are unfamiliar check out everything you’d ever want to know about GMO’s here.

10 reasons why GMO food is bad for you.

Some truly scary facts on the Monsanto Protection Act signed into law last week.

GMO’s are also responsible for the dying off of the honeybee.

Now that you’ve read all that. Here’s some good news:

Monsanto-free seed companies. Pretty important considering Monsanto owns 40% of conventional seed companies in the U.S. and 20% worldwide.

grocery labels

non GMO companies 2non GMO companies

And last but not least, one more tidbit to blow your mind. 19 brands you didn’t know were owned by giant corporations.

The moral of the story kids is you should know where your food comes from.

Buy local.

Buy organic.

For those of you in the area some local farmer’s markets:

Forest Park

Wethersfield

Billings Forge

Western Mass

Connecticut

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