Good as far as it goes, but we need more
Mr Peck was responding to the decision at conference of Australian and New Zealand health ministers last night to endorse labelling.
"Given the nearness of the elections - and the strong likelihood of a change in government - it will probably fall to Labour to implement the policy.
"Our commitment to the right of consumers to know what they are eating is absolute," Mr Peck said.
only will we legislate to make labelling compulsory but we
will also as a priority establish a Royal Commission of
Inquiry into the whole genetic modification and genetic
engineering area, including research and safety