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2016 Young Grower of the Year

Congratulations to Andrew Hutchinson, from AS Wilcox in Pukekohe who was named 2016 Young Grower of the Year at the Natioanl Final on July 20.

Young Grower of the Year is an annual competition run by Horticulture New Zealand to find the best young fruit or vegetable grower in the country.

The focus of the competition is to give young people working in the industry recognition, develop their skills and foster individual young grower leadership.

Are you a grower? Enter your regional sector competitions now!
Be in to win up to over $8000 in prizes* plus much more!

This year, regional competitions are held in April through to July, where fruit and vegetable growers compete in separate competitions throughout the country.  The overall winner of each regional competition goes forward to compete for the prestigious title of Young Grower of the Year at the Young Grower of the Year Final in Pukekohe.

For more details please contact Kirsty de Jong on kirsty.dejong@hortnz.co.nz

For a full list of prizes* click here.


*special conditions apply, prizes vary from year to year

Horticulture New Zealand Horticentre Trust