Archive for December 12th, 2007

GM Crops to Fight World Hunger

Biotechnology proponents who are pushing for more countries to accept GM crop cultivation have been presenting it as a means to fight world hunger. In fact, when looking at it more extensively, genetic modification truly may have the means to help fight off world hunger that has been a perennial problem in many of the poorest nations in the world. Developing better yielding crops through genetic modification can have a great impact on the fight to lessen world hunger. But is it really the focus …