LONDON, ONTARIO -- FEBRUARY 18, 2020 -- A&L Canada Laboratories Inc., an innovative leader in agricultural services and technologies, is pleased to announce Daryl Patterson has been promoted as Customer Service & Marketing Lead, Food & Pharma in the expanding cannabis division. Daryl will work with cannabis growers and processors to provide technical support for soil and plant analysis, Health Canada testing requirements and precision agriculture services for outdoor production.
Mr. Patterson brings an extensive understanding of plant and biological sciences from over 11 years of experience with the laboratory analytical services for A&L; both for agricultural analysis and, for the past four years, for cannabis. Daryl has worked with A&L Labs clients to solve production issues and implement planning and monitoring programs. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science degree from Western University in London, Ontario, Canada and is a Certified Crop Advisor (CCA).
"With the new demands of the cannabis industry I am committed to ensuring producers have the knowledge and technology at their disposal to deliver better production results and yields," said Daryl Patterson.
"A&L has aggressively invested in research and development for cannabis and we are seeing heightening demand for technical knowledge and precision agriculture services. I look forward to having Daryl transition to this role and take A&L to the next level with our cannabis industry clients," said Nevin McDougall, President, and CCO, A&L Canada Laboratories. "We encourage you to reach out to Daryl for your production and testing related inquiries."
"In addition, A&L has invested in expanded staff, lab space, and equipment to provide world-class services to our cannabis customers."
Celebrating its 35th anniversary this year, A&L is an innovative, research-driven technology company focused on sustainable development. Through leading expertise, modern laboratory facilities and strong customer focus, A&L serves a wide range of industries including Agriculture, Environmental, Food & Pharma -- globally.
In Agriculture, A&L provides comprehensive analytical services for soil, plant tissue, feed, fertilizer, and water. A&L’s services also include production recommendations, remote sensing, and precision agriculture capabilities. A&L Biologicals Inc. focuses on research and development of biological compounds for use in agricultural production systems. The A&L Environmental division provides organic and inorganic chemistry and general chemistry using state of the art technology and methodology. For Food & Pharma, A&L provides analytical services for plant tissue, water, media, and finished product. A&L's services also include disease diagnostics, genetic analysis, production recommendations, and Plant Monitoring Program. The company operates three world-class analytical laboratories serving clients throughout Canada, the U.S., and Internationally. Visit our website at www.alcanada.com.