Local Agriculture

GMO salmon spurs debate, but survey finds most Canadians don’t know what GMO entails

Do you know about the issues around GMO foods

Genetically modified salmon is now being sold in Canada, which has some people concerned about food labelling at grocery stores.

The sale of GMO salmon was approved by Health Canada in May 2016. Five tonnes have been told in the country since then, according to a report from AquaBounty, the U.S.-based company that produces the fish.

August 10, 2017 - 13:45