‘Non-GMO’ Does Not Mean Organic, Folks
The Huffington Post clears up some confusion about language in the realm of “non-GMO” and “organic”. Pete and Gerry’s CEO, Jesse LaFlamme, is featured in the article and touches on what non-GMO really means.
“OK, it’s great that there’s a non-GMO symbol on there,” Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs CEO and owner Jesse LaFlamme told NPR. “But do you understand that that product might have been produced with pesticides, antibiotics, and with no regard for animal welfare?”
Read the full article to view facts about what qualifies a food as being a ‘non-GMO” product and one that is certified organic.