Mark’ Buhl is a 20+ year veteran of the international fresh commodity trade industry. Growing up on a citrus farm in Strathmore, California, he has a firm grounding in the fundamentals of farming and production. Studying undergraduate plant science and agricultural business he received an MBA from Sichuan University in China. This has created a very diverse backdrop for his career. Mark has approached his profession from the perspective of the farmer and has worked to share their tremendous value as the key stakeholder in the global chain of the modern produce industry. He is currently a guest speaker at many top agricultural universities, agritech conventions, and industry events. His passion is around telling the story of food.