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Victorian Election Scorecard | GM-free & regenerative farms and food

21 November 2018

Gene Ethics sent a questionnaire to all registered political parties in early October but only two parties replied, despite repeated requests.
The Victorian Greens Parliamentary Leader and Agriculture Spokesperson, Dr Samantha Ratnam answered YES to all our questions on Regulation, Agriculture & Marketing, and Research & Development, in line with their policy.

Genetic Scientist does U-turn on GM

18 October 2018

Dr Jonathan Latham is a former genetic engineer and medical researcher. He now questions the safety and efficacy of new Genetic Manipulation (GM) techniques known as CRISPR and the GM plants, animals, microbes and human therapies they may produce.


Get glyphosate off our globe

18 October 2018

A California jury has awarded school groundsman Dewayne Johnson $US 289 million for his terminal non-Hodgkins lymphoma. The jury found, on all the scientific evidence uncovered during the month-long trial, that his exposure to Roundup weedkiller caused Mr Johnson's cancer.

Johnson vs Monsanto case awards $289 million to Johnson

18 October 2018

Carey Gillam, Research Director of U.S. Right to Know, is author of the award-winning book Whitewash, which details much of the evidence the jury heard and details Monsanto's manipulation of the science on its herbicide products.

Carey spoke at the Bendigo Writers Festival in August.


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