August 2020

All of Northern peninsula (land and sea) protected from GE/GMOs

GE-Free Northland


11 August 2020  Media release

 

All of Northern peninsula (land and sea) protected from GE/GMOs

"A bouquet for Northland Regional Council"

 

GE-Free Tai Tokerau welcomes the news that Northland Regional Council

has placed precautionary and prohibitive GE/GMO wording into the new

Regional Plan. The Environment Court has accepted the addition, which

enabled Far North District Council and Whangarei District Council to

withdraw their joint appeal against NRC.

 

"Northland region's valuable agricultural, horticultural, apiculture,

Protection from GMOs for Northland Growers and Exporters Welcomed

GE FREE NZ Media Release

13 August 2020

GE Free Northland (in food & environment) August 2020 PUBLIC APPEAL FOR FUNDS

GE Free Northland (in food & environment) August 2020
PUBLIC APPEAL FOR FUNDS
 
GE Free Northland became a s274 (interested) party in support of Whangarei District Council and Far North District Council's appeal against Northland Regional Council, due to the NRC's controversial 16 July 2019 GE/GMOs decision ( to exclude all precautionary and prohibitive GE/GMO provisions from the proposed new Regional Plan for Northland).