Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Genetically Modified Foods' Version of the Vicious Spray Cycle

American gardeners should by now be very familiar with the Vicious Spray Cycle: Gardener gets desperate, sprays poison in hope of controlling pests; pests' natural predators die or leave the area; pest populations double and triple until they collapse because the pests have destroyed everything they can eat.

Genetically modified crops were meant to protect farmers from the Vicious Spray Cycle, but instead it seems they create their own version of it...

http://www.responsibletechnology.org/posts/the-monsters-that-gmos-created-brazilian-caterpillars-eating-up-profits/