A good possum is a dead one. Untamed by Basically Bush do a great job of processing possum fur and skins contributing to chain of value added products. Thanks Steve for having skin in the game in Woodville NZ
Well done to my colleague Andrew Bayly for submitting a private member's bill on methamphetamine testing in residential homes. Meth is a real problem in our communities. This Bill will set testing standards and procedures that will reassure new tenants and home buyers that their home is safe from contamination.
At the Maori Affairs Select Committee hearing submissions on the Bill. It's great to hear feedback on how to modernise the Papawai and Kaikokirikiri Trusts. The Trusts provides scholarships to hundreds of Maori students living in Waiararapa.
In Pahiatua visiting Jackson Enterprises.These guys build trailers for trucks, a great example of a succesful business in the regions. They have been recognised for their innovation at the South Tararua Business Awards.