Numbers Game: Answer

2008_03_21-GMFoodsThe United States grows 53 percent of the world’s genetically modified crops.

Source: Human Genome Project Information website

Argentina comes in second (17 percent), followed by Brazil (11 percent) and Canada (6 percent).

Of course, we can expect this figure to stay the same or increase as long as the US government continues to subsidize corn and soybeans, two crops that are almost exclusively genetically modified.

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