How to identify a Genetically Modified Organism

Your New Year’s resolutions are set, and you’re planning on eating less, getting in shape…blah blah blah. How about giving up eating Genetically modified foods? Here is how to spot a GMO (genetically modified organism) in the grocery store.  Check out the full article here on genetically modified organisms here but, what you need to know is this.

If the PLU (Price Look Up) is 5 digits and begins with an 8, then it is a Genetically Modified Organism

If the PLU is 4 digits (even if it begins with an 8) then it is not a GMO

For more info on GMO, check out wikipedia.

2 Comments, Comment or Ping

  1. bob mesnard

    NOT TRUE. See here: http://www.organicfoodcoupons.com/organic/coupons/plu/. Please let anyone who is pushing this urban myth to STOP! You CANNOT tell whether a product is GMO based on the PLU code!!!

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