2018: Discussion paper and companion technical paper exploring the potential uses of gene editing for the primary industries in Aotearoa.
Download discussion paper The use of gene editing in the primary industries
Download technical paper Gene editing in the primary industries
These papers explore five scenarios of where gene editing could be used in New Zealand's primary industries to:
Each scenario highlights agricultural, ethical/social and legal considerations as well as risks and potential benefits. View scenarios and send us feedback about your thoughts, ideas, questions or concerns about this technology.