In July 2005 Marcel Veens Horticultural Adviser Pty. Ltd. was launched, designed to provide technical and managerial support on all aspects of pomefruit, stonefruit and cherry cultivation. Although its principal clients are professional fruit growers in Australia we welcome contracts from abroad. Marcel Veens was born in Herveld, the Netherlands into a family of third generation orchardists. Eight of his nine brothers are fruitgrowers. He has worked in fruit production in several countries around the world including New Zealand, France, Thailand, and of course the Netherlands.
Marmarcelcel came to Australia in 1991 and has been general manager and director of Ch. Fueglister (Australia) Pty. Ltd. (1991-2005) The company had 2 farms in South East Queensland that produced apples, pears, peaches, nectarines and lychees.