About The Teacher
Peter is a nurseryman and farmer who has 30 years experience in tropical agriculture. He has introduced many valuable species into cultivation in Costa Rica and maintains a collection of over 180 species of fruit trees. His farm, Finca la Isla, in Puerto Viejo is a successful family farm that includes a botanical garden and plant nursery. Peter is an advocate for farmers’ markets and is the president of the committee that manages the market in Puerto Viejo. For more about Peter please see this great video about his project in Puerto Viejo, .