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Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Eating Your Five A Day

Friday, 21 February 2020, 12:03 pm | Mark Ross

Are you eating enough fruits and vegetables to stay healthy? If your diet is like most New Zealanders, the answer is probably ‘no’. Even though fruits and vegetables are rich in the nutrients that our bodies need, just over half of New Zealanders ... More >>

Arguing for sensible science in policy-making

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 1:47 pm | Mark Ross

New Zealand’s strong export focus is unique because our GDP relies heavily on our primary industries and export markets. Revenue from these exports is estimated at $36.7 billion this year, but is at risk from unsubstantiated over-hyped nonsensical ... More >>

Let’s celebrate New Zealand’s healthy food

Thursday, 22 December 2016, 9:38 am | Mark Ross

What was the last thing you ate? Do you know where it came from or the journey it took to get to your plate? More >>

Staying at the forefront of farming nations

Monday, 10 August 2015, 1:04 pm | Mark Ross

As an agricultural nation, our proud history with production farming traces back to when the early European settlers arrived on our shores in the late 1840s. When establishing a farm, these settlers often found out the hard way that our country’s ... More >>