1080 signs tar­get McCaw

Weekend Herald - - News -

For­mer All Blacks cap­tain Richie McCaw has un­wit­tingly been drawn into the 1080 de­bate through his Christchurch He­li­copters co-di­rec­tor Terry Mur­doch. Sev­eral road signs have been de­faced along State High­way 1, Desert Rd, re­cently spray painted with the words “F*** you Richie, Ban 1080”. Mur­doch is also the chair­man of the board of the sta­te­owned com­pany, An­i­mal Con­trol Prod­ucts Ltd, which trades as Oril­lion, a com­pany that im­ports 1080 and man­u­fac­tures 1080 bait from its Whanganui premises. Mur­doch de­clined to com­ment. McCaw also de­clined to com­ment.

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