Dr. Michael Dossett
BC Berry Cultivar Development Inc.
Michael Dossett came to British Columbia in 2011 after completing his Masters and PhD in Horticulture at Oregon State University with the Corvallis USDA-ARS small fruit breeding program. Since 2013, he has led Blueberry, Raspberry, and Strawberry breeding efforts for the BC Industry in partnership with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. This program emphasizes the development and practical application of molecular and statistical tools for the development of new varieties that will meet the needs of growers and consumers.