As I mentioned on Tuesday, my sister Elizabeth (a fellow girl scout) is guest blogging this post. I hope you enjoy her original poem about the perils of high fructose corn syrup and genetically modified organisms.
High Fructose Corn Syrup
Sticky, smooth, and super sweet.
Found in Coke, bread, and even ketchup.
If we didn’t have it we would…use sugar.
So what’s the big deal?
It has only made America’s obesity rate skyrocket,
Replaced real cane sugar because it’s cheaper
AND is often made from genetically modified corn.
Who wouldn’t want to eat mutant corn sweetener?
I definitely don’t.
As for my personal opinion, I like food from the ground,
Not a science lab!
What are the effects of “GMOs?”
Could it be a higher risk of
Stay away from mutant food.
Stay away from High Fructose Corn Syrup.