Bernard KeaneSep 29, 20107 Comments
The reason why Australian kids eat GM food without their parents knowing it goes back to a decision by the Howard government in 2000, and the apparent impossibility of guaranteeing GM-free food sources.
CrikeyJan 20, 2010
A recent study found links between agri-giant Monsanto's genetically modified corn and organ failure in lab rats. Nevertheless, Australia has given it the OK for import. So is it still safe to show down on a cob?
Bernard KeaneNov 10, 20094 Comments
A genetically modified variety of corn remains approved for use in Australia, despite the withdrawal of applications for approval in Europe and serious concerns about its assessment raised by a New Zealand university research team.
CrikeyJul 22, 20083 Comments
GM food ... World Youth Day ... the Murray Darling ... GM Food ... global warming ...
Dec 3, 20078 Comments
Crop breeders have been crossing and mutating the genetics of our foods for decades now – genetically, some of this stuff is really brutal, radical stuff – but no-one is regulating those foods like GM. If you want to panic about food, panic about junk and fast food.
Nov 28, 20071 Comment
A majority of Australians don't want GM crops. So why are Victoria and NSW lifting the ban? asks Katherine Wilson.