- Scientist James Dale and his research team have found ways to enhance the iron and Vitamin A levels in bananas (in areas like Uganda, bananas are a key source of nutrition.), calling it the "Golden Banana", this genetically modified fruit, when peeled will have a carrot-like color.
- In 2012, California failed to pass Prop 37, also known as "the Right to Know" proposition. If approved, California would have been the first state to require the labeling of genetically modified products.
- In the United States, GMOs are in about 80% of our conventional processed foods.