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JOCK IVY

Manager, Propagation

Jock is a native Floridian with an agricultural background that spans 30+ years in commercial pepper and tomato production. His experience of various farming practices, i.e. bedding, plastic mulch culture, fertilization, drip and seep irrigation systems, spray programs, crop harvest, and farm land management helped grow a 60 acre U-pick farm business into, at its peak, a 500+ acre operation. During his long career in the agriculture industry he has also collaborated closely with industry and government researchers on various agriculture related research projects