Re: Corn pollination
- Jean Claude wrote:
>it is time to find out which weeds will inhibit corn germination and sowhis
>field at nightBravo Jean Claude! I know activists in many European communities have
actually gone out and uprooted these hated GMO crops to protect their
heirloom and OP crops.
Short of that, Deb, one protective measure you might take is to attempt to
grow a corn species with a different maturation rate than your neighbors to
Unfortunately, I am sure that Iowa is pretty far gone on this GMO issue--but
if there are any political action groups in your area you may want to get
involved in speaking out against these agricorp polluters. Perhaps they can
offer strategies to help you to avoid contamination as well...please do keep
us up to date.
Best of luck to you--I wish I had more real help and advice to offer, but
will follow this thread with great interest. This GMO issue has me frothing
at the mouth as well. It is a monument to short-sighted egotistical thinking
and may well spell worldwide famine.