Listen to two friends talking about genetically modified food. Frank is for GM food, but Ann is against it.

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Upper intermediate: B2


In China ,I just wonder we should enforce the law if wen have it .It's not easy to identify the good whether or not made by GM food.
In the long term, we wil see the effect to human body and the ecosystem, I am not full of confident.

It is sad but I don't know what laws are in México about GM Food.
I am starting to look around the GM mexican laws.

Well is hard to determine if GM food is a threat or a hope.
If we see how the market has been acting in the recent decades, we most be cautios and take de words of Ann like an advice.

hi im worried about the risks to the nature i think we dont need to change the crops bigger or the other stuff we can use them correctly and dont waste them in Iran the government do the gM food

I think in my country there is not any laws of foods

In my country Russia the laws forbid to use GM foods.
In my opinion, GM food is a threat to the future.

I think my country allow some typed of genetically modified food, but I am not pretty sure about details to specify.
I think there are still many risks to this kind of food these days and I think those risks will still be present in the future. Anyway, if it can be useful I believe with have to take the risks, because they are present in all the areas of our lives and the results may could be good for humankind.

Biotechnology.. My own area of specialization. So, I'll always go with the safer side. But, the questions for discussion worries me a little as I'm not sure about the laws in India regarding GM crops and all. lemme have a look on it.

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In my country Iran has not solid laws for GM food bout many researchers have worked on it.
In my opinion it is the both ,is a Inevitably for getting better result for food and hungry people and in other hand is ahope that it helps human to find a way for the futher