HortNZ is calling for nominations for its 2019 Awards to be presented at the Horticulture Conference Gala Dinner.
HortNZ will present up to one award in each of the following categories.
Awarded for an outstanding and meritorious contribution to the New Zealand horticulture industry.
HORTNZ PRESIDENT’S TROPHY
Awarded to persons showing promise in horticulture industry business and or leadership.
HORTNZ INDUSTRY SERVICE AWARD
To recognise people with long and dedicated service in a supplier or service role (not a grower) that have worked beyond the call of duty for the betterment of the horticulture industry.
To recognise a person, or organisation, that has developed and implemented a sustainable environmental project, with identifiable benefits.
HORTNZ LIFE MEMBER
To recognise growers with long and dedicated service as office holders of HortNZ and/or an affiliated Product Group or affiliated Grower Association. Full criteria for the above awards are available on the Horticulture New Zealand website or can be requested from the Board Secretary.
Who can make nominations?
Any grower member of HortNZ, an affiliated Product Group or an affiliated Grower Association can make nominations.
How do I nominate someone?
When will the awards be presented?
At the 2019 Horticulture Conference Gala Dinner on Thursday 1 August at Mystery Creek, Hamilton.
When do nominations close?
Nominations must be sent to the HortNZ Board Secretary, Kerry Norman, or PO Box 10232, The Terrace, Wellington 6143 and must be received by 5.00pm on Thursday, 27 June 2019.