Pillars of Canadian food safety

Keeping Canadian Food Safe

What risks are assessed before a GM crop or food is approved? Any time a new crop or food product is approved in Canada it means it has already been assessed for risks and compared to similar approved crops or foods. Science-based risk assessment determines if the risks are equal Read more…

GM Salmon + AquaBounty

Will GM Salmon be a Sustainable Success, or Will it Flounder?

The Fishy Business of Rejecting Sustainable GM Salmon Science [shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”15180628″][printfriendly]The announcement on November 19th, 2015 of regulatory approval for genetically modified (GM) salmon highlights the communication gap about, and acceptance of, science. In case you were not aware, the US approved the commercial production and sale of AquaBounty Read more…