Mr. Vining is a Certified Crop Consultant and Mountain West Region Farm Manager for Homestead Capital. Mr. Vining was formerly a Certified Crop Adviser at Simplot, where he was responsible for consulting with growers across the region on fertilizer and chemical needs. He brings a vast agricultural network across Idaho, Oregon and Utah, and has deep experience working with a broad range of crops produced in Mountain West, including potatoes, sugar beets, barley, wheat, corn and alfalfa. Mr. Vining received his B.S. in Botany from Idaho State University.