Test for young growers

Jacob Harrison testing fruit on his way to a third place finish at the Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Fruitgrower of the Year. Picture by Liam Clayton
Megan Becker from Hawke's Bay grading fruit at the Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Fruitgrower of the Year . Picture by Liam Clayton
Cain Lundon shows off his Hydra-ladder skills at the Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Fruitgrower of the Year . Picture by Liam Clayton
Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Fruitgrower of the Year, Sam Tietjen. Picture by Liam Clayton

The nine competitors in the second annual Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Grower Competition performed very well indeed on Thursday as they dealt with a battery of horiculture test modules at Kaiaponi Farm to decide this year’s winner, Bushmere’s Sam Tietjen.

The nine competitors in the second annual Gisborne-Tairawhiti Young Grower Competition performed very well indeed on Thursday as they dealt with a battery of horiculture test modules at Kaiaponi Farm to decide this year’s winner, Bushmere’s Sam Tietjen.

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