TOM GUNTHER: Blueberry R&D Manager, Mountain Blue

Tom is the R&D blueberry manager at Mountain Blue. Although beginning his role at Mountain Blue in 2017 as a Technical Officer, Tom has worked closely with Mountain Blue’s breeder, Mr. Ridley Bell, which has seen Tom advance his skills in blueberry breeding domestically and internationally.

Mountain Blue is a family-owned and operated company. Established in 1978, the company produces the highest quality blueberry fruit and genetics along with an extensive nursery and marketing service. More recently, Mountain Blue has diversified into the development of new blackberry and raspberry genetics.