In the year 2000, 109.2 million (109,200,000) acres of genetically engineered crops were grown worldwide. 99% of the global total was grown in only four countries. The United States, Argentina, Canada, and China. The United States devoted almost 75,000,000 acres (117,187.5 sq mi – California is 158,302 sq mi) of farmland to genetically engineered crops.
But the fear machine is well oiled by petrochemical dollars, and a near worldwide monopoly in health care. It works overtime to prevent the truth about dietary supplements from getting out to the public. Governments, particularly in Europe and the United States seem all to eager to comply with the robber barons of health care.