The GMO Debate

This article is a finalist for a 2015 Folio Eddie Award! Previously, it was also nominated for a 2015 Jesse H. Neal Award.

Three little letters have become the hot-button food issue of the decade. Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, have brought forth a surge of impassioned campaigns both for and against their presence in the nation’s food supply. Everyone has an opinion about it—even those who don’t quite understand it. And while conventional channels may still be a few years from being caught up in the heat of the debate, the topic is white hot in specialty foods. Read more …