'frankenfish' May Never Make It To Your Plate


Salmon that's genetically modified to grow twice as fast as normal could soon show up on your dinner plate. That is, if the company that makes the fish can stay afloat.

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    07/28/2015 - 3:38 pm | View Link
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    07/25/2015 - 7:29 am | View Link
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  • INSIDE PITCH — Whale-watching on Cape Cod
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    08/1/2015 - 6:04 pm | View Link
  • U.S. House approves bill banning state and local GMO label laws
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    07/22/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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    07/22/2015 - 3:23 am | View Link
  • Frankenfish’ labelling amendment
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    07/21/2015 - 12:42 am | View Link
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    08/3/2015 - 4:57 pm | View Website
  • Frankenfish
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  • Frankenfish Trailer HD
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