Cole Green grew up on the northern west coast of the U.S., born in Seattle Washington. As a kid he always had a passion for horticulture and general gardening, which continued his whole life. After graduating high school, Cole landed in Eugene, Oregon and pushed hard for college degrees in both plant science and soil science. After graduating college he later starting his own instructional farm, Green Farms. Several years later as the legalization of cannabis, he transitioned a portion of Green Farms to a legal medical and recreational cannabis farm, and started teaching that as well. He is a amateur survivalist and farmer, a type of modern outdoorsman, a fairly well-founded jack-of-all-trades.