BSc. in Agriculture from the University of Guelph (Ontario) and MSc. (Biology/Microbiology) from the University of British Columbia. My day job is as a Horticulturist for Pearl Agricultural Consulting. I am also a partner and Director in two farm businesses – Claremont Ranch Organics (producing organic pears, apples and peaches) and the Kokanee Fruit Company (producing export cherries).