GE: don’t swallow it

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Organic NZ Magazine: July/August 2010 Section: Features Author: Kyra Xavia Kyra Xavia investigates how genetically engineered ingredients sneak into our food unlabelled, and offers tips to avoid eating them Like many Organic NZ readers you may be a conscious consumer … Read More

GE in NZ: Trials and errors

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Organic NZ Magazine: July/August 2010 Section: Features Author: Claire Bleakley GE in NZ: Trials and errors   Claire Bleakley provides an overview of the main field trials of genetically engineered animals and plants in New Zealand over the past two … Read More

A cornucopia of vegetables

Organic NZ Magazine: May/June 2010 Section: Farming and Horticulture Author: Annie Stuart Annie Stuart visits Brydone Growers Organic Farmshop south of Oamaru, and discovers a thriving and expanding market garden built on decades of organic history One of my favourite … Read More

Eucalypts: Sustainable timber

Organic NZ Magazine: July/August 2009 Section: Building Author: Philippa Jamieson Philippa Jamieson investigates a new initiative to grow and use versatile, hardwood eucalypts Do you want to plant a woodlot that will give you durable wood for farm posts and … Read More

Power-down pioneer

Organic NZ Magazine: July/August 2009 Section: Communities Author: Joseph Dougherty Joseph Dougherty introduces Ted Howard, a champion of ‘powering down’, of social change directed at encouraging greater sustainability. Ted Howard is an inspiring example of how someone can make the … Read More

Cervical Cancer and the HPV Vaccine

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Organic NZ Magazine: September/October 2008 Section: Health and Food Author: Sue Claridge Sue Claridge, researcher and science writer, presents essential information for all women and parents. In New Zealand in 2004, 154 women were diagnosed with cervical cancer and 71 … Read More

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