Andrew Hutchinson named Young Horticulturalist of the Year

YHOTY

Last night in Auckland, Andrew Hutchinson (Potato Technical Support for Wilcox) was awarded the Young Horticulturalist of the Year tittle after participating in 2 days of challenging exercises, panel discussions and HortiSports.

Andrew won four of the six categories

  • Primary ITO Career Development Award
  • T&G Practical Activities Award
  • Fruitfed Supplies Leadership Award
  • Countdown Best Speech Award
  • AGMART Market Innovation Project – 2nd place

We are very proud of Andrew and the continued commitment he shows towards self-development, the Wilcox business and the greater horticultural industry. Andrew is looking forward to utilising the scholarship funds to travel overseas and further his understanding of agronomics in the potato sector.

Congratulations Andrew

 

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