Larry holds a Bachelor of Horticulture (Massey) and has 14 years direct experience in the kiwifruit industry. This experience is backed up with 17 years providing parks maintenance and project services to local government including senior operational management roles.
Orchardists benefit from Larry’s vast technical and commercial experience.
Larry lives in Papamoa with Vanessa and is active in the outdoor pursuits of kayaking, rafting and camping.
Mohammed Harmine (Harmine)
Harmine has previously worked at Fruition in a Technical and Training capacity, and most recently with Birchwood in a leadership role as Orchard Manager.
Harmine has significant experience in providing advice to growers in nutrition, pest & disease control and canopy management, which is backed by undergraduate and post graduate qualifications in Horticulture.
Mohammed lives in Bethlehem with his wife and daughters.
Sharon has the busy and responsible role of managing and coordinating the daily office and many site related activities.
She has worked for several large corporations and is well versed in the areas of business administration and logistics. In addition to running the office, she arranges soil and leaf sampling, prepares fertiliser orders, arranges crop data collection and maintains the orchard events database.
Sharon lives at Papamoa with Murray. They have a large motor home which is put to frequent use through the summer months.