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Sin maíz no hay paíz | Sign Letter to Mexican President Peña-Nieto!

Cody Lestelle

Re-posted from ejfood.blogspot.com

Sin maíz no hay paíz | Sign Letter to Mexican President Peña-Nieto!

Sin maíz no hay paíz. Credit: Ecobierzo.

Moderator’s Note: Yesterday we posted a letter by Dr. David Schubert, an eminent immunologist from the Salk Institute in La Jolla, CA. It was addressed to Mexico’s President Lic. Enrique Peña Nieto and explained the scientific evidence and logic that Mexico should consider in moving to adopt policies resulting in a permanent ban on future planting of GMO corn inside Mexican territory. Mexico is one of the world’s principal Vavilov Centers and its indigenous farmers have over thousands of years developed the enormous diversity of more than 60 land race varieties of corn, or Zea mays. Schubert also argues that the place of
Sin maíz no hay paíz. Credit: Ecobierzo.
corn as the definitive staple of the Mexican diet has unique health implications and…

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