Garnet Etsell

Garnet has a multi-sector farm in the Abbotsford, B.C. area. His turkey farm produces approximately 1 million kg of turkey per year, and operates a turkey loading business. He also produces hay for the horse market and started a vineyard with the plan to have a winery established in ten years. He manages his farm with his two sons who look after the turkey, cropping and loading parts of the business.

Garnet received a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture in 1977 and then worked as a Chartered Accountant and CFO in agriculture business for many years.

Garnet has been involved in senior elected positions with the B.C. Turkey Farmers Association, B.C. Agriculture Council, Canadian Federation of Agriculture and various other local agriculture Boards and Committees.