If you have any doubt that consumers can change the food supply, you need only look to a few events earlier this year: Starbucks stopped using dried insects in their drinks after an online petition with just 6,500 signatures urged them to do so. Grocery stores removed pink slime from products after another online petition with over 200,000 asked for the same. And when social media took on the King, asking Burger King to go cage-free with their eggs and pork by 2017, the company agreed. Why? Change is being made by the power of Social Media.
Tag Archive: Proposition 37
Citizens of California, the time has come! We’re counting on you to lead the way, to vote GM crops out from the shadows and onto package labels! We've got Big Agro and Big Food on the run – so let’s chase them off our tables by voting to pass Prop 37 which will require genetically modified (GM) foods to be labeled as such – and enable consumers to make informed choices about purchasing products that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs).