40 Under 40, Class of 2019

Vicki Currier


Pleasant View Gardens

Job Title

Plant Protection Specialist/Grower Coordinator


  • Helped create innovative IPM program using a stop-light system to report sticky card and scouting results. Also developed a pesticide-log database to track chemical usage, create spray reports and compare product costs.
  • Developed a virus testing program that can test for six viruses in-house using ELISA tests and produce results in 24 hours. During peak season, she will typically run 200 to 250 tests.


Her vacation destination is a warm and sunny beach.

Fun Facts

“Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit” is her top movie pick “because what’s not to love about somebody turning into a giant rabbit and attacking the town’s vegetables? It is cauliflower carnage.”

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.

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P.O. Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345

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