While not genealogically from Tūranganui-a-Kiwa, Maia calls this place home. Maia grew up in Tūranganui-a-Kiwa and loves Te Tairāwhiti, saying there is no place like it. He is a new generation of farmers in the region and is currently studying at the Tūranga Ararau Farming Academy. He wants to be a successful farm manager in the future and talks to us about life on the farm.