Musings: Improper Influence

Musings: Improper Influence

KAUAIECLECTIC

\ March 28, 2016 /

Though the Joint Fact Finding Group was supposed to be independent as it evaluated agricultural pesticide use on Kauai, its final report and recommendations were unduly influenced by anti-GMO/anti-pesticide activists.

Their influence includes reviewing scientific reports, serving as consultants to the JFFG, providing the JFFG with unpublished studies and even crafting language for the report. To wit:

Three of the four persons selected to serve as “Liaisons and Resources” to the JFFG are anti-GMO/anti-pesticide activists, yet they are never identified in the report as such.

Visit: http://kauaieclectic.blogspot.com/2016/03/musings-improper-influence.html to read the full aritcle.

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