29 Jul 2016

Colin Cox_ Pioneer Deer Farmer Part 6

From Country Life, 9:32 pm on 29 July 2016
 
Colin Cox Pioneer Deer Farmer and Possum Hunter

Colin Cox Pioneer Deer Farmer and Possum Hunter Photo: RNZ/Susan Murray

Colin Cox was involved in the very beginnings of deer farming in New Zealand and with the development of possum fibre for use in clothing. He's written a memoir which Country Life has turned into a series. Today he chronicles the beginning of the possum fur industry.