by cash, hailee, & madi

What is genetic engineering?

genetic engineering is the delibrate modifacation of the characteristics of an organism by manipulating its genetic material.


1) if it is in food like potatoes, soybeans, and tomatoes they have better flavor, growth rate & nutrition.

2) they can make pest-resistant crops & it can last longer

3) genetic alteration to supply new foods


1)It may hamper nutritional values.

2)It could cause genetic problems.

3)Unfavorable to genetic diversity.

example of gmo food

there is golden rice now! it is rice mixed with corn and carrots