While ShadowDragonCHW adds some context. "The Irish Potato Famine was solved with a modified potato. GMOs can be great. Genetic modification is a TOOL that can be used for GOOD or EVIL but it is not inherently EITHER."
"Geneticist here. Can confirm, inserting huge amounts of unknown foreign DNA into the genome of a plant is totally normal every day technique in 'traditional breeding'. Yet people do not care about this at all, but are terrified if we insert a very short, completely known DNA sequence into the genome," said Durumbuzafeju, rounding out the argument.
Overall, these are words of wisdom delivered by anonymous strangers behind a computer screen. While you shouldn't take everything they say as base fact, a simple Google search will lead you to more detailed explanations of their claims. And for what it's worth, everything here holds up. Finally, some strangers on the internet we can actually trust.