- University Of ManitobaPlant Science
- University of British Columbia
- McMaster University
Wilcox is a professional agronomist responsible for crop insurance program
development and agronomy related research for Manitoba Agricultural Services
Corporation (MASC) based out of Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada.
has helped MASC grow from a company which insured 36 crops for $600 million in
crop coverage when he started, into one which currently insures 60 crops and
provides over $1.7 billion dollars in crop coverage.
has also helped make MASC a leader in using crop insurance information for
outreach purposes. For over 20 years he has been analyzing and publishing relevant
analysis of the crop insurance data for agronomy outreach and benchmarking purposes.
addition to his extensive crop insurance experience Doug has worked as
researcher for the University of Manitoba and Manitoba Sugar and has had
overseas experience working for CIDA in Kenya and as a consultant in the
Doug lives on an acreage south of Portage La Prairie with his wife and two boys where he enjoys gardening, cycling and photography.
- University of Manitoba
- Manitoba Sugar