Italian-born grower to oversee production of raspberries and strawberries at Queensland farm

Demetrio Bruno

Image: Piñata Farms

Piñata Farms has appointed Demetrio Bruno as site operations manager at its strawberry and raspberry farm at Stanthorpe, Queensland.

A grower with experience in protected cropping environments, Bruno is responsible for overseeing the production of raspberries and strawberries under polytunnels.

Prior to joining Piñata Farms, he worked in hydroponic cucumber production in Bundaberg, Queensland, and in high-tech glasshouse cucumber production on the New South Wales Central Coast.

Originally from Italy, Bruno has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and Technologies.