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Pro-GMO Companies Spend $8 million to Fight Maui Initiative

Submitted by Food Democracy Now on October 28, 2014 - 9:39pm

By: Daryl Huff

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A campaign spending report released early this morning shows the GMO industry has spent more than $6 million dollars to oppose the Maui County moratorium on genetically modified crops.

In total, the Political Action Committee called Citizens Against the Maui County Farming Ban has collected nearly $8 million for the campaign, primarily from GMO industry giants Monsanto and Dow Agro Science.

Originally Published: Hawaii News Now

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