Treasury advice to NZ: Screw biosecurity, we want money

We should reduce “at the border” barriers and change new organisms regulations weakening the laws around the introduction of new organisms like genetically modified organisms, according to the Treasury Department. Treasury made the recommendation in their briefing to the Incoming Minister on Thursday.

“Treasury should stick to what it does best – overestimating future economic growth – and not meddle with the country’s biosecurity and GE protections,” said Green Party MP Steffan Browning. Here, here!

Dear New Zealanders, your country is being sold out from under you – farm sales, TPPA, mining, fracking, oil drilling, GMOs, resource allocations, asset sales.  Ughhhh!

I’m off into the garden to take out my grumpiness on some kikuyu!