Tony de Veyra earned his B.S. in Plant Science from Cal Poly Pomona. A lifelong Angeleno, his vision is to use integrated, regenerative agricultural systems to address the urban issues of poverty, food access, blight and storm water remediation. Tony has worked in urban vegetable gardens, citrus and avocado orchards and rare and exotic fruit collections. A lifelong member of the California Rare Fruit Grower's Assocation, Tony also believes that gardening is a bridge between cuisines and cultures. Tony is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Agricultural Science at Cal Poly Pomona.