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Super grass offers huge benefits - and it's green! Pity about the GM ...

Environmentalists should be encouraging NZ’s development of ryegrass with the potential to substantially increase farm production, reduce water demand and decrease methane emissions.

We are told the grass has been shown in AgResearch’s Palmerston North laboratories to grow up to 50 per cent faster than conventional ryegrass, to be able to store more energy for better animal growth, to be more resistant to drought, and to produce up to 23 per cent less methane (the largest single contributor to New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions) from livestock… 814 more words

Agriculture

Jim Rose reblogged this on Utopia - you are standing in it! and commented:

The left is so anti-science

British media pummel Israel with some of the most biased headlines since 2014

British media outlets published reports on the latest violence between Israel and Gaza terror groups, characteristically muddling the sequence of events by highlighting the Israeli response to Gaza terror, whilst downplaying or ignoring completely the terror itself.  931 more words

Guardian

"Perfectly Legal": The Perilous Rhetoric Of Immigration Politics

Below is my column in The Hill newspaper on continued claims about undocumented immigrants and their legal status.  There is a growing misrepresentation of the status issues that are deeply concerning.  1,321 more words

Society