Author page: Doug Woolerton

New Zealand

Our news agencies do a great job of bringing us local and world news, much of it alarming. We should be thankful that our problems are small by comparison, we are not being invaded or bombed and our leaders are in the main there to look after our welfare. New Zealand can be better than it is and with ongoing…

New Government

It would appear that the new government is to be more pragmatic than the previous administration which will take some time to get used to. Businesses seem to be welcoming the change, in particular our farmers. Excessive regulation seems to have been the main issue of discontent. Let us hope that we can all now get on with our respective…

New Zealand Wool

It is a tragedy that we cannot extract a decent amount of value from our once huge export earner. At least the new government recognises the need to direct our Ministries to use wool as first choice for replacing school and office carpets. There are¬†entrepreneur’s out there doing great work like Wise Wool who do see a future for this…