It’s awesome to have you join us! At Hectre, we believe there are amazing stories of resilience, lessons learned and knowledge, to be shared from within the horticulture industry. We also believe there is a hunger among the world to hear these stories, to be entertained, and to grow. These beliefs have led us to create The Co-Hort Podcast. We hope you enjoy the listen!
Welcome to The Co-Hort Podcast!
EP 05 : THE INTERN'S EXPERIENCE
Curious, creative and determined minds are just the ticket for snagging an internship at an award winning, leading edge, fruit tech company like Hectre.
And once you've got one, what do you actually do???
In this episode of The Co-Hort Podcast, we speak with interns Neville and Thomas about their recent internships at Hectre. We step through their pathway into Hectre via the Summer of Tech, the first day nerves, the multitude of learnings, and the fantastic takeaways that are setting them up for future success.
And parents! If your kids are addicted to the online mega-game, Minecraft, do not despair. They could end up snagging a successful internship at an award winning fruit tech company like Hectre!
EP 04 : HE'S A ROCKIT MAN
From raking up branches in the freezing chill of winter as an orchard hand, to now playing a key leadership role in Rockit’s largest single block on the planet, Chad is a Rockit Man and this is a wonderful story of parallels, where both brand and person are on a meteoric rise.
EP 03 : THE BIG GAMBLE
Join us as we step inside the fantastic story of breeding a new apple. We'll tap into the mind of Steve Potbury from Fruitcraft NZ, who lives and breathes variety development. Pick up some awesome facts that you never knew you needed to know, and wow your buddies at your next BBQ!
EP 02 : FEAR AND LOVE - THE EMOTIONS OF A FRUIT GROWER
Oliver shares how terrifying and necessary technology has become, how exciting the Asian market is, why pears can’t match it with apples, and the secrets of successfully working with your wife...
Guys please take note!
EP 01 : LAST MAN STANDING
Chris is a highly valued Hectre customer who has been on the Hectre journey since the get go and he's a top bloke! We hope you enjoy hearing a little of his story.