Wellness for Life lecture on Genetically Modified Organisms
Feb 2, 2017
Wellness for Life at Pullman Regional Hospital will be holding a lecture on "GMO: Beneficial Friend or Detrimental Foe" presented by Gretchen Freed, WSU Plant Pathology Ph.D. candidate, on Friday, February 10, 12 noon – 1 p.m. It will be in conference rooms C&D of the hospital. It is free and open to the public.
A GMO is the result of a laboratory process where genes from the DNA of one species are extracted and artificially forced into the genes of an unrelated plant or animal. Audience members are encouraged share their gardening and/or farming background, ask questions about the underlying science of GMO crops, and express curiosities or concerns about GMO foods available in the market.