Costco Declares It Will Not Sell Genetically-Modified Salmon

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AquAdvantage salmon, made by a Massachusetts-based company called AquaBounty, is the first major genetically-modified animal product to be (repeatedly) approved by the FDA for consumption. It’s not on store shelves yet—the company estimates that’ll take about two more years—but on November 19th, the FDA issued a release stating that after research, AquAdvantage is found to be safe for Americans to consume.

On the other hand, given how many markets have declared they won’t sell it, it may be hard for Americans to even find AquAdvantage salmon

Read on at Modern Farmer.

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