Certified Professional Agronomist/
Pest Control Advisor Tribal and Governmental Consultation since 1998
Ukiah, Mendocino County, California
B.S. Biological Sciences - California State Polytechnic University
M.A. Education, Environmental Curriculum, Sonoma State University
Working as an Agronomist and Pest Control Advisor for the last 40 years in the north coast of California. Worked with the development of Integrated Pest Management programs in tree fruits and wine grapes, taught agriculture and pesticide safety at Mendocino College, and helps growers convert to sustainable farming practices. Co-founder of Mendocino-Lake CCOF chapter. Has implemented advanced soil fertility programs in pest & disease management for over 40 years. Published 2 books: "A Training Manual for Soils and Fertilization" in the North Coast of California and "Quality First in Vineyard & Orchard Production". Consulting agronomist at Frog Hollow Farms, Apricot Lane Farms and select wineries. Presently promoting changes in mainstream fertilization practices for quality - pest & disease resistance in tree fruits & vines.