New Zealand hosting the RWC of biotechnology excites farmers
Released 13 Sep 2011
Farmers believes NZBio winning the right to host the 2012 Agricultural
Biotechnology International Conference to be the biotechnology
equivalent of the Rugby World Cup (RWC). It presents an unbelievable
opportunity to showcase New Zealand's burgeoning agbiotech sector.
2012 Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference is the RWC of
biotechnology. It's a real coup New Zealand will host it in 2012," says
Dr William Rolleston, Federated Farmers Vice-President and its
spokesperson on food production science.
Read full media release on Federated Farmers website
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Bugs’ revolutionise sustainable farming practices
a passion for bacteria and sustainable farming, Liz Russell, managing
director of Envirosystems UK, will speak about new ways of reusing farm
effluents, at the world’s most important Agricultural Biotech
meeting, ABIC 2012 on Sept 2- 6, in Rotorua next month.
partner with agbio leaders to drive growth through science
Federation of Māori Authorities says supporting the world’s top
agricultural biotechnology conference being held in Rotorua in
September is an opportunity to connect its members with the best minds
in the business.
Release, 19th June 2012
breadth and depth of New Zealand’s approach to sustainability and its
ability to collaborate are reflected in the programme announced for the
world’s top agricultural biotechnology conference taking place in
Rotorua in September.
Release, 13th Mar 2012
players in the global explosion of discoveries and interest in
technologies that will fast track the development of affordable
bio-based products, including bio fuels, will be in New Zealand this
year for ABIC 2012.