Jul 2022

Grower2Grower are delighted to announce the principal sponsor of the inaugural G2G golf tournament is the Horticentre Group.

Grower2Grower are delighted to announce the principal sponsor of the inaugural G2G golf tournament is the Horticentre Group.
Pleased to introduce the sponsors  
Our Major Sponsor will be at hole number 1 on the course. A huge thank you to the Horticentre Group for their support.

Horticentre was established in 1981 ‘by growers for growers’. The business has grown from its early days of supporting covered crops in Auckland to a business that supports all horticultural crops in all regions.

The catch phrase ‘by growers for growers’ has changed to ‘driving crop performance’ to reflect the ongoing value this business can add to a grower’s crop; well sourced, high-quality products and technical expertise that is second to none.

The Horticentre Group consists of three well established brands; Horticentre, TasmanCrop and HortFertplus. The Horticentre Group is delighted to support the Grower2Grower Golf Day and the benefactor of that day the Cancer Society.


Our amazing Sponsors of the Welcome BBQ are Flexi Tanks NZ. Jacky, Anton, and the team will be at hole number 10 on the course


Keen to learn how a Flexi Tank can store your water?

Flexi Tanks NZ are a cost-effective solution for storage of liquids such as Leachates, Effluent and Water.

Our tanks are an enclosed strong, multi-layered rip-stop fabric bladder that can store anywhere from 1,000 litres to 2,000,000 litres of liquid matter.

Used in Horticulture, Agriculture, Viticulture, Construction, Domestic and Commercial applications.

Safe, self-supporting, environmentally friendly and OSH compliant, rapid 1–2-hour installation with minimal site preparation, simply connect and go!

Chat to the Flexi Tanks Team of Anton, Andre, and Jacky at Hole 10, to see how we can offer your liquid storage solution or visit flexitanksnz.com to learn more.


The ‘Hole’ Sponsors
For those playing there is the opportunity, on the way around the course, to meet and chat with our hole sponsors, as well as partake in fun activities with them, with lots of great prizes up for grabs.


On hole Number 3 we are thrilled to have the ANZ


The ANZ Agri Business team in Pukekohe is thrilled to be a part of the inaugural Grower2Grower golf tournament. Like Grower2Grower, our ANZ team is passionate about supporting our growers and farmers in the region. We look forward to a chat on the course!


On hole number 4 we have the fantastic team from Gellert’s Nursery

Family owned & operated, Gellert’s Nurseries Ltd, originally formed in 1988 as Gellert’s Glasshouses to produce tomatoes and cucumbers. Today, Gellert’s Ltd is devoted to growing high quality vegetable seedlings and a large selection of indoor houseplants, employing over 47 staff.

Operating out of a (15 acre) property at Karaka, South Auckland, growing takes place in 3. hectares of heated greenhouses with additional new greenhouse currently being built which is 8,500 square meters.

Gellert’s prides itself on producing top quality plants and is always looking for innovation to stay at the forefront of plant production.


We are delighted to have South Pacific Seeds at hole number 6, Watch out for their team ‘Top of the Crops’

SOUTH PACIFIC SEEDS has been distributing quality vegetable seeds throughout New Zealand since 1997 and is one of the leading suppliers of seed to the vegetable market in New Zealand.

At SOUTH PACIFIC SEEDS we sell our seed varieties direct to the customer, no middleman, and our team of Technical Sales Representatives are well respected in the industry for their knowledge in variety selection and building partnerships with our customers based on your needs.

We sell an extensive range of vegetable seed for commercial growers within New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, and our customer service is second to none in supplying customers with their seed requirements.


Don’t get stung at hole number 7! We have NZ’s number one Bumble Bee supplier Zonda

Zonda is a New Zealand owned and operated company specialising in the development and sale of quality products to home gardeners and growers throughout the country.

Our range covers a variety of pest control and pollination solutions from pheromone traps and predator mites through to self-contained bumblebee hives.


Need legal assistance? Look no further than hole number 12 where we have the amazing team from Franklin Law


Franklin Law is a local law firm with local expertise. Based in Pukekohe, Franklin Law acts for a number of local Growers and has a depth of experience in the sorts of legal concerns which impact on Growers and their businesses. Franklin Law is delighted to be part of Growers Golf Day and will be erecting a marquee at hole 12 on the day of the tournament. If you would like to learn more about Franklin Law or would just like to talk about the legal issues facing your business, then be sure to stop at hole 12 to talk to one of Franklin Law’s experienced solicitors, or just give them a call anytime on 09 237 0226.


At hole number 14 we have Ecomix – Experts in and Suppliers of coir substrate


Ecomix Australia develops and produces a comprehensive range of new high tech, new generation horticultural growing media. An eco-sustainable and innovative company, Ecomix Australia has achieved market recognition and significant market acceptance with their core product range.


At hole number 16 we are over the moon to have representatives from Punchbowl


Punchbowl is a kiwifruit packhouse which is situated in Patumahoe that planted its first roots back in 2009. We are a family-owned company that has established strong connections in the local community. Punchbowl owns and operates managed and leased orchards and services growers from Whangarei through to Waikato with running a busy seasonal packhouse and cool store facility. We employ approximately 120 permanent staff and more than 250 seasonal staff to help run our packhouse from February through to June. We are strong supporters of our local community from local projects to charities and sponsorship, to introducing local students into the horticultural industry. With our state-of-the-art packhouse technologies, we believe in continuous improvement, innovation, growth, and service excellence.


And finally at hole number 18 we have the terrific team from Educhem – they will help you calibrate your clubs!

Educhem is one of New Zealand’s leading Hazardous Substance Training Providers. We strive to give our trainees nothing short of excellence. If you require training for Agrichemicals, Fuels, Baits, Fertilizers or Acids and Alkalis. Then head to our courses page and book now.


Wow what impressive group of sponsors!

Without the support of these fantastic organisations the golf day would not be able to go ahead, Thank You – we are so grateful to you all for your support.

Team registration is now LIVE on the website, if you want to a part of the day please don’t hesitate to register.

There are still opportunities available to support the day, if you would like to be involved, please contact Marie at marie@grower2grower.co.nz



Get your team entry in FAST

We are pleased to announce the inaugural Grower2Grower golf tournament is taking place on September 16th, 2022, at Pukekohe Golf Club, South Auckland.

Register your team now! We are limited to the number of teams we can have on the day, book early to avoid disappointment.

We require a team name and the company entering the team. We will contact you, closer to the day, for the details of your team members, dietary requirements & golf handicaps if applicable.

To secure a team entry please enter here Book Now

Alternatively contact Marie if you have any questions  marie@grower2grower.co.nz

Entry is only $300 for a team of four.

Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to network with your peers have a fun day and help us raise money for The Cancer Society with our raffle.

If you would like to donate to our raffle or sponsor prizes, contact Marie


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