All the biggest names in the food business use GMO. All of them! Together these eight companies make up more than 90% of food product inside grocery retailers!
This is an absolutely staggering number and the worst part is that most of the organic food brands are owned by the same companies.
Is it not time to ban the brands which lobby against GMO labeling and consistently use these ingredients in their foods?
8 Biggest Companies Who Use GMO Ingredients
Source: Prevent Disease
“. . .the top 10 multinational seed companies now control 73 percent of the world’s commercial seed market, up from 37 percent in 1995 (p. 22). The worlds 10 biggest pesticide firms now control a whopping 90 percent of the global 44 billion dollar pesticide market (p.25). 10 companies control 76 percent of animal pharmaceutical sales (p.34). 10 animal feed companies control 52 percent of the global animal feed market (p.33), 10 chemical firms account for 40 percent of the chemical market (p.11), 10 forestry companies control 40 percent of the forestry market (p. 31), 10 mining companies control a third of the mining market (p. 29) and the top ten energy companies control a quarter of the energy market (p.10).”
Their plan is to patent every seed with biotechnology. They are trying to own the natural, self-replicating ways of Mother Nature herself. Seeds have been part of public domain for millennia. What gives Big Agriculture and Big Biotech the right to ownership at all?
Breaking up some of these corporate oligarchies might be the only way to stop the complete disregard for our food supply, maintain sovereignty of our water, any conceivable clean energy and our precious environment. The world’s resources have been made commodities when once they were freely enjoyed by us all.