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Thu 04 Mar 2004

On the road to safer crops

Category : envt

"On the road to safer crops." By Tan Cheng Li. The Star Online, Tue 2 Mar 2004.

New rules adopted at the recently concluded United Nations conference on biosafety in Kuala Lumpur will chart the path towards safer handling and transportation of genetically modified crops. Read more...

Read the other articles featured by The Star Online about Genetically Modified (GM) food: "Farmeršs bane", "Sounding the alarm", "Weeding out deception" and "Hard to swallow".

Posted at 5:09PM UTC by N. Sivasothi | permalink | email |

Thu 04 Mar 2004

Of Trees & Blooms, CNA Sat: 3pm, 8pm

Category : tvradio

Secret Gardens

Show times: Channel News Asia, Sat 6 Mar 2004: 3.00pm, 8.00pm; Sun 7 Mar: 6pm; Mon 8 Mar: 1.32pm, 6.02pm

Nature has a way of lightening the hearts and healing the souls. To live in the midst of natures wild wonder is a rare luxury in urban Singapore today.

So where can one find a place thats thrown back in time and mysteriously secluded? Where can one find an open butterfly trail thats said to have more butterfly species than any other such parks in Singapore?

Discover two secret gardens in this episode "of Trees and Blooms" - a garden that will inspire the poet in us and a garden that heals the sick." - CNA webpage.

Posted at 4:50PM UTC by N. Sivasothi | permalink | email | Raffles Museum news