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Ray Johnson: A Real Team Player

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When you talk to Ray Johnson, it's obvious that the best part about his job is the people that surround him every day.

As section head of the Grapevine Diagnostics Section, Ray is responsible for quarantining and testing grapevines, blueberries and strawberries imported into Canada. He also oversees the testing of grapevines eligible for export. It's a busy role that brings him into contact with many different types of people who all share one quality: dedication to the job.

"The people I work with are extremely knowledgeable, so there's a lot of opportunity to learn. I love coming to work every day. That's the bottom line!"