Wes and Briar Wiens
By Farm & Food Care
Niagara-on-the-Lake farmers, Wes and Briar were winners of the Ontario Outstanding Young Farmers’ award in 2011 for their grape vine propagation business.
Their business supplies grapevines to Canadian wineries and grape growers coast to coast. In addition to their responsibilities on the farm, Briar is also a Registered Nurse. Wes is trained as an Agricultural Technician and travels to different countries in order to learn about new propagation techniques and how to improve Canadian grapevine quality.
The couple has four children.