Should Tasmania stay GM-free?

Published in Guardian Australia – Comment is free 31 October 2013 At Thorpe Farm, in the midlands near Bothwell, Tasmania’s agricultural past and future coexist. Convict labourers cut the channels that feed Australia’s oldest working water mill. The thrumming millstone still produces … Continue reading

GM crops: is opposition to golden rice wicked?

The Guardian Eco Audit

14 October, 2013

UK environment secretary Owen Paterson has questioned the morality of delaying the production of genetically modified crops designed to alleviate suffering in the developing world. Is he right? With your help, Karl Mathiesen investigates. Read more here.