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Board of Directors

Brian Moyer, Chairperson
Brian Moyer, Chairperson

Penn State Extension

Brian Moyer is a program assistant with Penn State Extension at the Lehigh County office, where he assists farmers with marketing and regulations. Brian is a past board member of PASA (Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture) and a past board member of APPPA (American Pastured Poultry Producers Association) and currently is a board member of Fair Food. He was the Director for Rural Vermont, a farm advocacy organization. Brian was the founder and manager of the Skippack Farmers Market from 1999 to 2009.

Brian and his wife Holley own and run Green Haven Farm and raise grass-fed livestock on their 27 acre farm just outside of Fleetwood in Berks County. For 16 years they've sold chicken, eggs, lamb, pork, and goat to restaurants, CSA's, farmer's markets, and at their farm.

 

Lou Cinquino, Secretary
Lou Cinquino, Secretary

Lou Cinquino currently serves as president, Penn State Extension Board for Lehigh County and is a registered Penn State Forest Steward. He is a past member of the Salisbury Township Environmental Advisory Council and was a founding member of a regional community gardening group, Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley (SUN*LV). He served as president of the Leadership Lehigh Valley Class of 2009 Group project, which gave rise to SUN*LV by focusing on community gardening projects in Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton. Lou worked 15 years at Rodale Inc. and Organic Gardening magazine in an assortment of marketing and management positions and is currently a freelance writer on the topics of health and fitness.

 

Diane Matthews-Gehringer
Diane Matthews-Gehringer

Department of Farmland Preservation, Lehigh County

Richard D. Molchany
Richard D. Molchany

General Services, Lehigh County

Diane Motel
Diane Motel

Wildlands Conservancy

Diane Motel is the Director of Education Programs at Wildlands Conservancy and is responsible for the administration and management of strategic conservation education initiatives, including Bike & Boat Adventures, Lehigh River Sojourn, and community and school programs; grant writing and administration, program promotion, management of full-time and seasonal staff,  and curriculum management.

With over 20 years in the environmental education field, Wildlands Conservancy finally feels like “home,” embracing the family atmosphere that the organization offers. Diane has a 9 year old daughter who attends Seven Generations, an environmental based charter school in Emmaus. They reside in East Penn Township and thoroughly enjoy all of the outdoor recreation opportunities that the Jim Thorpe area has to offer.

Diane also has experience owning a small vegetable farm and bakery, and working with rare breeds of livestock. Familiarity with The Seed Farm was initiated with both the annual bike ride and Farm to Table events, both personal passions. 

Advisory Board
Advisory Board

 

 

 

 

Jeffrey Frank
Liberty Gardens

Tom Gettings
Wildlands Conservancy (retired)

Dave Lobach
Embassy Bank for the Lehigh Valley

Jeff Moyer
Rodale Institute

Jeff Zehr
Lehigh County Dept of Farmland Preservation (retired) 

Plant SaleApril 23rd, 2019

Scroll down for opportunities to get involved!      The Seed Farm, 5854 Vera Cruz Rd., Emmaus, PA 18049 Our 5th annual Spring Plant Sale will feature a wide variety of high qualit

CSA Workshare ProgramMarch 6th, 2019

Announcing The Seed Farm's 2019 CSA Workshare Program Join our team in 2019 by taking part in the CSA Workshare Program! In exchange for working 3-4 hours per week between June and October, you

Make a DonationMarch 6th, 2019

and Help Grow the Next Generation of Farmers! Starting a new farm requires an incredible amount of money and know-how; and it is full of unexpected challenges. By providing new farmers with training,

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