📍 Vancouver, BC + Saskatchewan
Lucent BioSciences is a Canadian company focused on developing sustainable crop nutrition products with superior ROI to help farmers feed a growing global population. The company was formed in British Columbia and is taking strides to move its production to Saskatchewan in the near future. The company has developed a zero-waste manufacturing process that binds nutrients to cellulose. This new material ‘soileos’ has unique properties and characteristics that prevent run-off or tie-up, and improve yields, plant health, and crop quality.
Jason McNamee, Founder of Lucent Biosciences, is an energetic, experienced team leader with a history of leading multi-disciplinary project teams in the agtech, ocean tech, and engineering industries. Jason has been the project manager for the development of biotech materials, agtech R&D including field trials, the development, and implementation of deep-sea research projects, and environmental remediation projects. Jason has degrees in biology and geology and claims to be still a “decent hockey player”.