Fake news thwarts livestock gene technology

Shan Goodwin
February 13 2019 - 5:00pm
DON'T SWALLOW IT: Prominent science advocate Dr Alison Van Eenennaam, from the University of California, is at the forefront of biotechnology in animal agriculture.
DON'T SWALLOW IT: Prominent science advocate Dr Alison Van Eenennaam, from the University of California, is at the forefront of biotechnology in animal agriculture.

FAKE news from powerful lobbies is thwarting the urgent access producers need to gene technologies to adapt to drought, flood and the myriad of other challenges climate change is throwing forward.

Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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