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Re: Recalling GMOs, Labelling and safety

Herve, I appreciate your efforts on our behalf. I would like to add that this 
discussion is way too complicated for me. We are talking about my food here. 
I shouldn't have to be a Western-style biologist to figure out what I am able 
to eat. If I can't pronounce it, I won't eat it. I prefer pesticides to 
genetically tampered food because I can reject pesticides. Pesticides don't 
contaminate organic farms the way GT does. I can choose organic produce and 
not eat pesticides, but the pollen of GT food drifts. Isn't that selfish!

- Nina

In a message dated 5/25/1999 6:22:52 AM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< May I notice that there is no contradiction between all these sentences ?
 The coding sequence differs OK, even if the final product may be the very 
 I think Rick has mislead some persons saying something true, but inadequate.
 By the way, is the final really the very same ?
 If Heine Deelstra is right, the gene should have been truncated. But then
 how can it produce the right toxin ?
 Please, Rick notice that oil is sufficiently degradated not so leave enough 
 But this does not prove that the protein Bt is the very same.