Mr. Field will lead A&L Biological Inc.’s transformation from a “boutique” research house to a full commercial enterprise
LONDON, ONTARIO –– December 8, 2020 –– A&L Biological Inc. (“A&L Biologicals”), a subsidiary of A&L Canada Laboratories Inc., is pleased to announce Mr. Rob Field has joined the company as Business Development Manager effective December 14, 2020. Rob will provide leadership to the company in its transformation from a “boutique” research house to a fully commercial company. Formed in 2008, A&L Biological Inc. has invested over a decade researching the soil microbiome and identifying microbial and viral-based isolates for both bio-stimulant and bio-control properties. The portfolio of research has matured allowing for the registration and commercialization of new bio-based products for agricultural use within the next 12 – 24 months. Mr. Field will lead this new phase of the company’s development.
Mr. Field brings over 30 years of experience as a leader and entrepreneur in the agricultural industry. Rob has successfully started and grown new businesses in various agricultural sectors and with companies such as Nu-Gro Corporation, Plant Science Inc., Brett Young Seeds Ltd. and NutriAg Ltd. His proven experience in product development, sales and marketing make him an ideal candidate for this new role. Rob is also a graduate of the University of Guelph.
“I am looking forward to joining A&L Biologicals to support their future growth plans. A&L has a great reputation providing excellent service and valuable insights to its customers. I am happy to be joining a great team and developing new tools for agriculture,” said Field.
“We’re pleased to announce Rob Field is joining our team,” said Nevin McDougall, President and Chief Commercial Officer for A&L Canada Laboratories. “Rob brings with him exceptional industry expertise that will position us to expand on a national and global level. It’s a great fit!” said McDougall.
About A&L Biological Inc.
A&L Biological Inc. is a Research and Discovery company focused on bringing practical bio-based solutions to the agricultural industry. Our efforts focus on improving crop productivity through better understanding of soil microbiome relationships, soil health and development of biological based crop solutions. Our unique approach, services and solutions are the result of over 3 decades of commercial and research experience working with soils and crops in both North American and international markets. Our team of scientists develop their ideas in our labs, on farms, and in the marketplace.
Visit the A&L Biologicals website at www.albiologicals.com.
About A&L Canada Laboratories Inc.
We are 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’sservices also include production recommendations, remote sensing and precision agriculture capabilities. A&L Biological 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 two world class analytical laboratories serving clients throughout Canada, the U.S. and Internationally.
Visit our website at www.alcanada.com.
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Nevin McDougall President A&L Canada Laboratories