Kansas State University professor, editor, and food safety expert. He began such popular websites as Animalnet, barfblog.com, and Functionalfoodnet.
He contributed to a 1997 publication called Mad Cows and Mother’s Milk.
In 2004, he published an acclaimed academic paper entitled "Agronomic and Consumer Considerations for Bt and Conventional Sweet Corn."
He grew up in Brantford, Ontario.
He and Minnesota politician Orville Freeman both fought for food safety regulations.