Dara O’Doherty has joined Produce World as New Product Development Manager in February and is based at the company’s Butterwick site near Boston, UK.
Dara has industry experience with her previous role was as a Vegetable Agronomist at Agrovista UK. Prior to this she held positions at Syngenta Crop Protection and Allium & Brassica Agronomy.
She will be responsible for the development of new and innovative products, building on the success of some launches including the giant goku spring onion and the golden beetroot.
William Burgess, CEO at Produce World, said: “As industry leaders we strive to think outside of the box with our new product developments and we’re confident that our trial fields will reflect this in the coming months."