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RCGM -- Coming Up

Formal Hearings Day 2 Week 6 Tuesday 5 December 2000 9:30am - 5:00pm

Bio-gro New Zealand and New Zealand Biological Producers and Consumers Council will be appearing first, followed by Golden Bay Organic Employment and Education Trust. Their submissions are located at the Commission's website: http://www.gmcommission.govt.nz/publications/PDF_submission.html

Witnesses will include Gary Goldberg (witness brief located under Bio Gro New Zealand), Percy Schmeiser (witness brief located under Bio Dynamic Farming) and Lavern Affleck (by video link) (witness brief located under Bio Dynamic).

Maori Consultation Programme Workshop will be held in Dunedin on Tuesday and in Upper Hutt on Thursday. Details available by viewing: http://www.gmcommission.govt.nz/media/public_meetings_schedule.html#maorit bc .

Sarah Adamson Media Relations Officer

Royal Commission on Genetic Modification Dalmuir House, 114 The Terrace, PO Box 3554, Wellington, New Zealand Ph: +64 4 495 9151 Fax: +64 4 495 9153 www.gmcommission.govt.nz


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