Our Team

Mario Lanthier
Mario Lanthier

Owner / Operator
Involved with nursery IPM, urban IPM and research.

Mario has worked in the horticulture industry since1980.

Professional certification:

- Certified Arborist
International Society of Arboriculture (renewed 2016)
- Certificate of training: Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
ISA, 2016
- Certificate of training: Nursery Certification Programs
Canadian Food Inspection Agency, 2005
- Soil FoodWeb Advisor
Soil FoodWeb, Corvallis OR, renewed in 2007

Awards:

- Education of the Year Award
2013, B.C. Landscape & Nursery Association (BCLNA)
- Award of Excellence in Pest Management
2012, Professional Pest Management Association of British Columbia (PPPABC)
- Education Award
2009 from the Pacific NorthWest Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (PNW-ISA)
- Certificate of Appreciation for the development of Health and Safety Regulations for Agriculture
1993 from the Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia (WCB)

 

Our Team- Margaret Baker-CropHealth
 Margaret Baker

Involved in greenhouse IPM as well as pesticide efficacy trials.

Margaret has been in the horticultural industry since 2012.

Education:

- Bachelor of Applied Science, Horticulture Production
Old’s College
-Pesticide Applicator Certificate: Forest Seed Cone Orchard, 2012
-Pesticide Dispenser Certificate: Domestic Pesticides, 2016

Our Team-Cora Watts-CropHealth
 Cora Watts

Cora has been working in our company since 2016.

Education:

- Undergraduate attaining a Bachelor of Science, Freshwater Sciences
University of British Columbia Okanagan