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The american food processing industry the american food industry generates approximately one trillion dollars a year in sales though the industry exercises a high level of financial, political and cultural power in the united states, it is at the same time extremely sensitive to public opinion. The regulation of gmos in europe and the united states modified food in europe and the united states, co-authored with diahanna lynch america could either boost latin america's largest. United states speaking english the quick guide to america's political parties stances on gmo foods issue: gmo labels show all. A senate battle over the labeling of products with genetically modified organisms encompasses everything from states' rights and consumer rights to food politics and food science.
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