To Ge or Not to Ge?

As the ethical, economic and emotional problem of how to approach GE shapes to be a central issue in the upcoming NZ election a high profile group has formed to argue for caution and the extension of the moratorium on field trials of GM organisms. Actor Sam Neill, squash player Susan Devoy, former Federated Farmers head Sir Peter Elworthy, chef Annabel Langbein and Auckland University Professor of Bio-chemistry Dr Garth Cooper form the Sustainability Council of New Zealand.


Tags: Annabel Langbein  Federated Farmers  Garth Cooper (Dr)  genetic engineering  Genetically Modified Organisms  New Zealand  Sam Neill  Scoop  Sir Peter Elworthy  Susan Devoy  Sustainability  University of Auckland  

Fix & Fogg Spreads to Houston

Fix & Fogg Spreads to Houston

High-end peanut butter company Fix & Fogg has achieved enough success in its native New Zealand that it has established its first American retail presence in Houston, Eric Sandler reports for…