Mr. Lewis Dagger’s background is in horticultural marketing and production in new Zealand but for the past 10 years he has been a resident in Yunnan Province in the South West of China. The focus of his work over that time has been on the introduction and development of new agricultural technology with the focus being on horticultural activity.
Through his work Mr Dagger has had the opportunity to travel widely in China and engage with Agricultural projects at many levels including the tradition farmer , new large sale corporate farming projects , research institutes and various sales chains.
Mr. Dagger has had recognition for his work in China and has received a number of awards for his service to Chinese agriculture. These include the National Friendship award from the National Government , the Rainbow award from the Yunnan Provincial Government and one of the only foreigners who have received formal recognition from the Yunnan Provincial Department of Science and Technology.