1. 90% of genetically modified crops are concentrated in five countries:
    1. U.S.: 39%
    2. Brazil: 25%
    3. Argentina: 13%
    4. India: 6.4%
    5. Canada: 6%
  2. In May 2016, Canada became the first country to allow the production of genetically modified animals for human consumption when Health Canada approved the sale of genetically modified salmon.
  1. The three main players in Quebec’s food market (LoblawsProvigo, Metro and SobeysIGA) refuse to sell genetically modified salmon in their stores.
  1. According to a Health Canada study, 80% of Canadians support mandatory labelling of GMOs.