Young inventor cracking on

07:56, Jun 12 2014
Ayla Hutchinson
LEADING THE WAY: Kindling Cracker inventor Ayla Hutchinson.

Taranaki's Ayla Hutchinson goes from strength to strength at the National Fieldays.

The quiet and softly spoken teenager is the inventor of the Kindling Cracker, a device that allows people to cut firewood without the danger of cutting themselves.