Originally from Italy, born in 1974. Moved in 1997 to the Netherlands and since 2000 works with Greenhouse Seeds Company.
In 2007 Arjan and Franco began "Strain Hunters", a series of documentaries to show the world how they collect and retain the best local varieties of cannabis.
The cause of his death is a malaria sustained in the Congo
“Franco is an icon and helped change so many peoples lives. He will deeply be missed as a brother, father, son, friend and so much more “
Franco, the Strain Hunter
May 20th 1974 - January 2nd 2017