About the Founder Ken Street, The Seed Hunter

Dr. Ken Street is the founder of Spirulina Grow Co.  He is an Agricultural scientist (BSc, PhD) who spent most of his career working in international research and development.  His work to collect and conserve mankind’s agrobiodiversity attracted the attention of one of Australia’ best documentary makers who created an entertaining multi-award winning doco called Seedhunter, which follows Ken on one of his journey’s to collect ancient crop varieties in central Asia.

Though his work, Ken has developed a keen interest in global food security and sustainability which sparked his passion for spirulina.  Now living in Perth, he founded the Spirulina Grow Co and collaborates with the Algae Research and Development Centre at Murdoch University where he is an Adjunct Associate Professor.

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