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Luddites doing Australia harm


Luddites doing Australia harm

The Gene Technology Regulator appointed by state and federal governments this week gave two local varieties of genetically modified canola a clear bill of health.Despite this and the huge benefits... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=3708

Give us a break says Ag Researcher

In recent years, environmental activists have uprooted or burned many acres of transgenic crops in the United States, causing almost $30 million in damages between 1997 and 2001.The U.S. Departmen... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=3707

We've never had it so good - all thanks to science

Acclaimed author Matt Ridley on why it's high time we cheered up about the new technologies:If you debate the new genetics in Europe and America these days you get asked the same question in two d... More... http://www.lifesciencesnetwork.com/news-detail.asp?newsID=3706


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