There are two categories for the photo competition: 

  • Category 1: A photograph featuring “tree crops”. That is, the trees, shrubs and other plants, produce and products of interest to tree croppers.
  • Category 2: A photo that features “tree croppers”. That is, the people involved in the NZTCA, or members and the public attending tree crop events.


Overall national winner: Peter Syms, Nelson
Winner category 1 Tree Crops: Peter Syms, Nelson

Overall winning photo by Peter Syms, Nelson: Billington plums beside the hen house after morning drizzly rain. The sun has dried out the leaves but not the cold, unripe fruit. Taken in the afternoon in December.

Peter Syms with Dick Roberts trophy.


Winner category 2 Tree Croppers: David Wayne, Nelson

Category 2 winning photo by David Wayne, Nelson


Other Finalists
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