Displaying items by tag: GMO

Thursday, 24 October 2019 07:55

Potential shake-up of GE restrictions

Current restrictions on genetic modification regulation in New Zealand could be reviewed if National were to form the next government.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 May 2019 08:11

New developments for global food production

Cellular meat and molecular whiskey are among new developments taking over global food production, an international agri-summit recently heard in Christchurch.

Published in General News
Monday, 05 September 2016 13:19

Call to review GMO decision-making welcomed

Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith’s voice of reason is the common sense approach New Zealand needs when it comes to genetically modified organisms, says Federated Farmers’ president Dr William Rolleston.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 April 2016 11:55

GMO regulations clarified

Minor amendments to regulations on the definition of what is and is not a GMO have been approved by Cabinet, Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith says.

Published in General News
Thursday, 03 March 2016 15:35

Kinky GE laws need ironing out

Forest owners say kinks in the laws covering the release of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) need to be ironed out.

Published in General News

Exploring how agricultural biotechnologies can benefit small-holder farmers particularly in developing countries will be the subject of an international symposium next month.

Published in World News

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