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Marcel Veens is a Horticultural Adviser to growers throughout Australia...

In July 2005 Marcel Veens Horticultural Adviser Pty. Ltd. was launched, designed to provide technical and managerial support on all aspects of pomefruit, stonefruit and cherry cultivation. Although its principal clients are professional fruit growers in Australia we welcome contracts from abroad.

Marcel Veens was born in Herveld, the Netherlands into a family of third generation orchardists. Eight of his nine brothers are fruitgrowers. He has worked in fruit production in several countries around the world including New Zealand, France, Thailand, and of course the Netherlands.

Research and Extension award
The research and Extension award is given to a researcher who has a track record of research or extension work that has advanced the industry offering long-term industry benefits. Read the full announcement here: