Agronomy Consultant, Genesis Crop Systems
Steve Watts owns and operates Genesis Crop Systems Inc. based in Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada. His education includes a Diploma in International Potato Production Technology and a B.Sc. in Plant Science from the Nova Scotia Agricultural College. His work experience includes potato research and extension with the PEI Dept. of Agriculture, farm management with a large PEI potato farming company and technical sales activities in the Crop Protection Industry. Mr. Watts started his own Potato Agronomy business, Genesis Crop Systems Inc. in 2012. GCS’s major focus is on bridging the gap between agricultural research and commercial potato production with a group of progressive PEI potato producers. He recently completed year 4 of working to identify and evaluate new 4R BMPs that would help improve potato fertility programs for the PEI Potato Industry.