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Gourmet Genetics LLP is a Limited Liability Partnership incorporated in England & Wales.

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Mark Rowland

Mark Rowland B.Sc.(Hons)

A graduate of Manchester University, Mark has worked on a diverse range of crops in several countries around the world, and has published four research papers.

Mark has considerable experience of running trials, which over the years have included wheat, groundnuts, cotton, lisianthus, and antirrhinums, as well as sweet peas, tomatoes and chillies.

He gained an international reputation for breeding early cut flower sweet peas, and has enhanced that reputation with such varieties as tomato 'Sweet Aperitif'. Mark now specialises in breeding indeterminate cherry tomatoes and chillies.

Maggie Goodsell

Maggie Goodsell

Maggie studied at Writtle College and has worked in horticulture for more years than it would be polite to specify. As well as highly developed crop managemant skills, she is an accomplished artist. Maggie has been responsible for all the artwork for Owl's Acre Sweet Peas, Laughing Owl Nursery & Gourmet Genetics, as well as all the paperwork.