Daniel Peck, PhD has been named Product Development Manager at BioWorks, home to the RootShield®, BotaniGard®, CEASE®, Molt-X®, MilStop® and SuffOil-X® brands of biopesticides and Verdanta® and ON-Gard™ brands of biofertilizers. In his new position, Dr. Peck will be responsible for growing the BioWorks family of insect control products in new and existing markets while providing product and pest control expertise to both distributors and end-users.

Dr. Peck brings over 20 years of Entomology experience, recently focusing on turf-infesting, grass-feeding and soil-dwelling insect pests. He previously held positions at Cornell University and at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture. Dr. Peck’s primary responsibility at BioWorks will be to work closely with his colleagues in the Research and Development, Product Development and Technical Services areas to introduce new products and services in the specialty agriculture, horticulture and turf markets with a focus on insect control.

“Daniel is a welcome addition to the BioWorks team,” said Peter Eppeira, Director of Research and Development. “His experience, knowledge and leadership will make substantial contributions to our growth and commitment to our customers.”

Dr. Peck may be reached by phone at 585-924-4362 x337, or by e-mail at dpeck@bioworksinc.com