By Gary Joiner
Don’t confuse public opinion with public understanding.
This is especially evident when it comes to food and science.
Recent polls show that 80 percent or more of consumers support labeling GMOs. It’s likely most know little about the issue.
Case in point. A survey conducted in January on food preferences by Jayson Lusk of Oklahoma State University asked more than 1,000 Americans about an absurd hypothetical policy mandating labels for foods containing DNA. Eighty percent supported the idea, he said.Read More