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RCGM -- Coming Up

Formal Hearings Day 3 Week 6 Wednesday 6 December 2000 9:30am - 5:00pm

Organic Products Exporters Group (Inc) is appearing first. Their witnesses are Dr Hugh Campbell, Associate Professor Carolyn Saunders and Dr John Fairweather.

Organic Federation of New Zealand is appearing second. Witnesses (presented by Bio Dynamic Farming & Gardening Association in New Zealand) are Russell Simmons, Zelka Vallings, Marty Robinson and Gareth Bodle.

Submissions and witness briefs are located at: http://www.gmcommission.govt.nz/publications/PDF_submission.html

Maori Consultation Programme A workshop will be held in at Orongomai Marae, Upper Hutt, on Thursday from 5:30pm-8:30pm. The Wellington regional hui will be held at Waiwhetu Marae, Lower Hutt, on Friday 15 December from 9:15am to 5pm. All are welcome to attend. Details available by viewing: http://www.gmcommission.govt.nz/media/public_meetings_schedule.html#maorit bc .

For further information, please contact: 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 Mob: 021 499 510 www.gmcommission.govt.nz

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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