Earnscy Weaver life membership
Earnscy Weaver was belatedly presented with his Horticulture New Zealand life membership award at a recent dinner.
de was overseas when the award was announced in the yearH and has been involved in the political side of the horticultural industry since MU7LJ
aarnscy said growing fruitH was “not an easy gameJ I’ve watched generations of family growers who have come and gone with the vagaries of this businessJ The survivors I congratulateJ I’ve seen the regeneration of apples a couple of timesJ I’m interested in watching where the cherry business is going to goJ There’s a huge future if we play the game rightJ”
hocal orchardistH fohn Taylor an unofficial historian of Earnscleugh and fruitgrowingH highlighted how aarnscy had travelled in the footsteps of his father and grandfather and thanked him for his contributionJ And jola jevill was also thanked for her contribution after 25 years as the Central bruitgrowers Association’s secretaryJ