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Young scientists urge New Zealand’s Green Party to embrace CRISPR for ‘sake of the climate’

Deborah Paull | 
Recently, there has been a shift in society's view of genetic modification and its potential applications in the fight against ...
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Viewpoint: New Zealand’s ‘archaic’ GMO laws hold back research that could boost sustainable farming

Mia Sutherland | 
New Zealand's archaic GMO laws heavily regulate the research and release of genetically engineered organisms. Those wanting to test on ...
With its biotech scientists forced overseas, New Zealand should rethink strict GMO rules, official says

With its biotech scientists forced overseas, New Zealand should rethink strict GMO rules, official says

Parmjeet Parmar | 
New Zealand has a proud history of innovators and pioneering entrepreneurs who have turned ideas into world-beating businesses. It is ...
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Push to use gene editing to fight invasive predators rejected in New Zealand

Pat Deavoll | 
A lobby group is calling for an end to a ban on investigating whether genetic technologies could be used to kill predators ...
New Zealand's Environment Court says local governments must take 'precautionary approach' to GMO adoption

New Zealand’s Environment Court says local governments must take ‘precautionary approach’ to GMO adoption

Annette Lambly | 
Opponents of the use of genetic engineering are hailing a recent [New Zealand] Environment Court decision as "a victory for common ...
New Zealand garden centers continue selling neonicotinoid insecticides, won't follow Bunnings' lead

New Zealand garden centers continue selling neonicotinoid insecticides, won’t follow Bunnings’ lead

Natalia Didovich | 
Kiwi garden centres will not immediately follow hardware giant Bunnings' lead and stop selling controversial pesticides said to harm bees ...
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How GMOs could slash livestock methane greenhouse gas emissions

Esther Taunton | 
Genetically modified ryegrass developed to reduce methane emissions and nitrate discharges by livestock is being tested in the United States. Limits on ...
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To feed a growing, hungry global population, we need more plant breeders

Plant breeders are in short supply as the human population heads to an estimated nine billion in 2050 and they ...
High-yield, environmentally-friendly GMO ryegrass moved to US for field trials due to New Zealand's strict biotech laws

High-yield, environmentally-friendly GMO ryegrass moved to US for field trials due to New Zealand’s strict biotech laws

Gerald Piddock | 
Genetically modified grass that could lower farming's environmental footprint will be taken offshore next year for field testing. Developed by ...
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New Zealand won’t permit field trials of sustainable GMO ryegrass

Pat Deavoll | 
AgResearch scientists have developed a genetically modified (GM) ryegrass that has a 40 per cent increase in production and a 30 ...
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GMO grasses could provide healthier forage for livestock, reduce environmental impact

Pat Deavoll | 
Grasses of the future will make animals healthier, more productive and reduce their impact on the environment. AgResearch scientist Tony Conner said advances in modern ...

Chinese, New Zealander researchers look for year-round breeding genes in sheep

Hugh Blair | 
In 2013, the Chinese government announced its intention to achieve self- sufficiency in red meat production by 2020. This announcement ...

Can genetics make weight gain inevitable for some?

Jenna Price | 
The greatest gift I gave my children was my husband's genes. I'm not the only one who thinks that - ...

Letting go of your own “leftover” IVF embryos

Jen Vuk | 
In a few days a big part of our lives will be no more. For the past six years our ...