Phil Bertram

Regional Business Manager, Upper North Island

Based in Hamilton, Phil works closely with the vegetable and horticultural industries in a region that extends from Taupo in the south all the way up to Northland.

With a Bachelor of Agriculture from Massey, he joined Bayer in 1994 and has a sound understanding of the company’s many crop protection products, particularly the best applications for speciality high value crops.

Key crops he advises on include kiwifruit, onions, potatoes, avocados, fodder beet and grapes.

Phil enjoys the technical challenge of ensuring growers, farmers and associated industries get the absolute best from the crops and agricultural businesses they are involved with.