Ready to start fixing the food system, but don’t know where to start? Why not kick things off with this list of easy, meaningful actions you can take right now — some without even leaving your computer screen.
1. Make GMOs visible to everyone
Walk through the aisles of your average supermarket, and an estimated 80 percent of the packaged foods there will contain genetically modified ingredients. But you’d never know that by looking; the government hasn’t required labeling because it does not want to “suggest or imply that GM/GE foods are in any way different from other foods.” Some brands have started to put the “Non-GMO Project Verified” label on their packaging, but that’s a voluntary effort.
Now, you can join the estimated 90 percent of Americans who support labeling laws to help make transparency within the food system the rule, not the exception. Sign…
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