Dr. Jeanine WestEnvironmental Specialist - Flowers Canada (Ontario) Inc.
Dr. Jeanine West is a consultant with nearly 20 years of experience in horticulture. She completed a Masters in fresh water biology and her doctorate on cut rose physiology at the University of Waterloo. Jeanine continued her career as a successful senior manager at an ornamental nursery for nearly 10 years. Currently the Environmental Specialist with Flowers Canada (Ontario) Inc., Jeanine supports growers with their Environmental Farm Plans, Water Abatement Plans, and collaborates with farmers and provincial ministries to develop sustainable management solutions for horticultural water. Jeanine's position at FCO is supported by the Canadian Greenhouse Conference.
Jeanine collaborates with key researcher Dr. Ann Huber on a wide range of environmental projects. Ann is the Environmental Microbiologist for The Soil Resource Group in Guelph, and brings over 30 years of national and international experience in environmental and agricultural research.