R&D, Plantings & Nurseries
Martin is responsible for further progressing Gather By as a leading organisation in R&D to produce high-value medicinal and therapeutic honey. He manages the Gather By MHF plantings, nurseries and plant production while also supporting Matt in Operations to store and produce Gather By’s unique Australian Manuka honey. Martin also co-ordinates and documents the field operations of the MHF system and MCS plant outs.
Working across plantation design, management and sustainable operations, Martin’s strengths allow Gather By to optimise plantation and bee health for high medicinal honey potency and yields. Martin is highly experienced in MHF, nectar testing and is hands-on in plantations, quality controls, projects and documentation.
Martin has a degree in Applied Sciences and his Environmental Management & Sustainable Development qualifications bring a practical, research approach to the team. Martin has an extensive background in technical support services, field support, technical trainings, design reviews, quality assurance, safety, scheduling and protocol development in fields such as solar photovoltaics, manufacturing and dairy farming. Martin lives in the Northern Rivers NSW.