Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in central government • Federated Farmers • genetic modification • GMO • local government • regional councils on September 1st, 2016.
The High Court has upheld a ruling allowing regional councils to determine whether genetically modified organisms (GMOs) can be banned in their areas. Federated Farmers appealed an earlier decision in the Environment Court, which granted regional councils the right to make decisions about GMOs, saying the technology should be regulated by central government. NZBIO chief […]
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