Media Articles (hard copy)
09.10.2023 - 7 Facts about Genetic Engineering
02.10.2023 The Genetic Engineering ‘Oppenheimer Moment’ for New Zealand. Daily BLOG: Jon Carapiet article on the Green Party, environment and a "Teal" deal.
04.08.2023 Premium for GE-Free food adds value to exports and to Brand New Zealand. Daily BLOG: Jon Carapiet article on Premiums for Staying GE Free
16.07.2023 Trials of GE rye-grass are pulled in Australia. Is the precautionary principle to blame? Daily Blog Jon Carapiet article on precaution.
04.07.2023 Grass isn’t greener for GM trial in Australia. David Williams Environment and Climate Editor | Te Waipounamu South Island Correspondent, Newsroom. Excellent article on the state of GE in NZ and Australia.
27.05.2023 GE Fact Finding Mission. Claire Bleakley talk to Sue Teodoro Wairarapa Time Age, p.7.
10/02/2020. GMO rules could force LIC to go. Gerald Piddock covers the Waikato District Council GMO Hearing. Farmers Weekly,
26.05.2019 Fonterra is investing in artificial meat, but would you eat it? Bonnie Flaws discusses artificial meat, Stuff
What does GE-free status mean to brand New Zealand? Jon Carapiet's excellent article on CRISPA and the benefits of being GE Free.
GE Free NZ says rye grass is an "illusion" NZ Institute of Agriculture and Horticulture Science critiques at GE rye grass.
GE ryegrass trial 'a costly miscalculation' Newshub reports on GE rye grass outcomes.
Threat of GE trees in Chile. Global Justice Ecology Project 23 May
'Round-Up report 'not thorough enough' Morning Rural News, RNZ National
Push for govt to step in on GMO rules GE Free NZ Jon Carapiet speaks to RNZ Rural reporter Alexa Cook about council plan change for GMO's.
Fiona Elworthy Article, Lady Elworthy and her bees, Latitude, 2016 p.58.
GE animal research on a hiding to nowhere. Emeritus Professor Richard Wilkins: NZ Herald Oct 29, 2015
Transgenic cow research branded as a disaster Guyon Espiner talks to Claire Bleakley on Morning Report, Radio New Zealand 23.10.2015
Feds should support Pure Hawkes Bay's initiative Bruno Chambers and Will MacFarlane, Farmers Weekly, October 19 2015
"GE Crops not to blame" by Neal Wallace Farmers Weekly Thursday 10.06.2015
Call for inquiry into cow-killing swedes, Peter Fowler talks to Jon Carapiet calling on government officials to investigate herbicide tolerant (HT) swedes linked to the deaths or illness of hundreds of cows in Southland.Rural News, Radio NZ.
Genetic engineering debate rises again, By Rebecca Reider, Element Magazine, NZ Herald, Monday 4.08.2014
Councils can now fight GMO Erin Kavanah-Hall talks to Claire Bleakley Wairarapa Times Age 20/02/2014
"Council win GMO fight" Sun Live reporter detailing the Environments courts decision to allow GMO's to be in Council plans. Wednesday 12 Feb, 2014 Sun Live- the Bay's News First!
Council win GMO fight
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GMO decision 'sets precedent' - Morning Rural News - Claire Bleakley, president of GE Free NZ, comments on the decision handed down by the Environment Court.
Activist lauds GE-free city - by Sarah Dunn - Nelson Mail interview with Jeffrey Smith on his visit to NZ 21.12.2013
Overwhelming Support for Local Decisions on GM Free Status: National Poll - Pure Hawkes Bay 2.12.2013
We must keep our '0" tolerance on GE. Straight Furrow 4/12/2012
GE plant allowed to flower, scientist fired By Hana Garret- Walker The New Zealand Herald 10.10.2012
GM Cow could produce hypo allergenic milk. Rural News, Radio NZ 2/10/2012
Strong opposition to GE milk, Ali Tocker, Waikato times, 2/10/2012
GM crop link to liver failure Jamie Morton, The New Zealand Herald. 12/9/2012
Debate: Should NZ grow genetically modified crops? Graeme Peters and Jack Heinemann. The New Zealand Herald, 12/9/2012
GM-free means good sales for New Zealand. Stephanie Howard, The Dominion Post 5/9/2012
Rowdy protest at Biotech event, Katie Holland, Daily Post (Rotorua) 3/9/2012
Angry protests greet top players in GM, Jamie Morton, The New Zealand Herald, 3/9/2012
GM site attack sparks fears of secret trials Tessa Johnstone, Times Age (Wairarapa) 16/4/2012
Vandals' $1 million rampage Cherie Taylor, The Daily Post 14/4/2012
GM attack 'thretens NZ's edge' by Isaac Davidson, The New Zealand Herald, 14/4/2012
Vandals Destroy hundreds of GM pine trees Fairfax/One News 13/4/2012
Hundreds of GE trees destroyed Stuff National News 13/4/2012
Vandals destroy GE pine trees - SunLive 13/4/2012
Valuable GM info lost with axed trees by AAP MSN News 13/04/2012
GE Trees destroyed at Scion site Radio New Zealand 13/4/2012
Police investigate Crown Research break in Voxy News Engine. Voxy 13/04/2012
$400,000 damage as intruders wreak GM trial havoc NBR Staff, NBR 13/4/2012
GE Activists: Ban high GE levels SA foods Biz Community Industry News. SA 12/04/2012
South African foods in NZ GE muddle Ankush Chibber, Food Navigator - Asia 10/4/2012
Professor Gilles-Eric Seralini Tour of Australia, dates and bio via the Awareness Party.
Farming can do without GE's help NZ Farmers Weekly, 28/11/2011 p.23.
Warning on GM laws by Audrey Young 10/11/2011
Consumer Watchdog: Products from GM crops stay on Supermarket shelves by Celeste Anstiss, NZ Herald, 9/10/2011
Campaigners say crop failures nail in coffin for GE production, Radio New Zealand News, 6/10/2011
GM fears may harm needy says scientist By Eloise Gibson, NZ Herald, 28/01/2011
Animal death toll ends cloning trials, Kieran Chug, The Dompost, 21/02/2011
Watchdog red-flags GM food, By Celeste Gorrell Anstiss, NZ Herald 13/03/2011,
Commercial benefits lacking in GE trials, Marty Sharpe, the Dompost, 29/08/2011
GM corn under scrutiny after health doubt raised, David Williams, The Press, 26/11/2010