I watched a fascinating documentary last night called GMO OMG (http://www.gmofilm.com/), or, “Genetically Modified Foods Oh My God”. Whether or not you have ever heard of GMO's you've certainly been eating them, and lots of them. They have literally taken over the food supply of our country without our permission. Conventional farmers claim that GMO's are good because they are "feeding the world" but long-term they actually net smaller or comparable yields (not more), create “super” bugs and weeds resistant to popular pesticides and herbicides like RoundUp, and are slowing poisoning everyone who eats this “food” with the toxic chemicals sprayed on the crops.
A few scary GMO facts: