The Anchorage Daily News ran an editorial authored by California Farmer and Alaska fisherman Ted Sheely about the still-pending approval of the genetically engineered salmon.
Sheely says some politicians in Washington think they have identified a threat to the pristine Alaska wilderness.
These members of Congress are trying to force the federal government to slow down or stop a technology company that has figured out a way to make salmon less expensive for ordinary consumers. If they succeed, they’ll destroy jobs, raise prices and place new pressures on wild fish populations.
Click here to read more of this October 5 editorial.