Tim K.

Senior Grower | Greenhouse

United States of America
EN, NL

I'm a 4th generation grower, I grew up in 'The Westland', Holland. I was very fortunate to be part of a leading greenhouse company that started with 10 acres of greenhouse and grew to over 300 acres i...see more

  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Senior Grower

Windset Farms
9 years
Current position
Jul 2013 - Present
I'm currently part of a wonderful team that focuses on growing great produce, year round, in one of the most beautiful facilities and technologically advanced greenhouses in the United ...see more

Director of production / Head grower

Backyard Farms
2 years
Aug 2011 - Jul 2013
I've managed greenhouse operations and have grown all crops on 42 Acres of greenhouse for about 2 years.

Grower & General manager

Backyard Farms
4 years
May 2007 - Aug 2011
I started working at Backyard Farms in June of 2007 as a Grower / General manager. I enjoy developing better growing strategies to further improve our tomato quality, size and yield.

Grower / Site manager

Eurofresh Inc
10 years
Jun 1997 - Apr 2007
I started my career as an assistant grower in 1997. In the following years I was in charge of an 10 acre 'pad and fan' cooled greenhouse growing a new product; the 'Tomato on the Vine'....see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties

Expertise

  • Tomatoes
  • Cucumbers
  • Greenhouse start up
  • Crops
  • Interplanting System