Farm location: 5854 Vera Cruz Road, Emmaus, PA 18049 Google Map 610-391-9583 ext. 16
Banner
banner

Equipment Videos

Equipment profiles are provided to give new producers ideas and information on equipment use, safety, and tools to increase efficiency. They are not an endorsement of individual products. For more equipment profiles and other information for new farmers visit extension.psu.edu/start-farming and theseedfarm.org.

 

Paper Pot Planter

The paper pot transplanter is designed to allow small farmers to plant many small transplants such as onions in a short period of time. This video demonstrates set up and use.


Plastic Layers

Raised bed plastic layers are standard equipment on vegetable farms. This video shows set up and use.


Push Seeders

Small scale farms often use hand push seeders. This video shows earthway, jang and European push seeders.


Spader

A spader is a conservation soil preparation tool. This short video demonstrates pros and cons, set up, and use.




Funding for this project was provided by a grant from the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA, Grant # 2009-49400-05869.

Farm-to-Table Dinner & AuctionJuly 27th, 2015

Our 5th annual Farm-to-Table Dinner and Auction will be held on Sunday,October 4, 2015, from 5-8 PM. This year's dinner will feature Chef Nicholas Elmi, owner of Laurel Restaurant and winner of season

EmploymentJuly 21st, 2015

Job Openings Thank you for your interest in working at The Seed Farm. We are currently accepting applications for a Seasonal Field Manager. Job Title: Seasonal Field Manager Reports To: Program Direct

Farmers' Market Food Safety Training workshop on 6/11/2015April 27th, 2015

The farmers’ market food safety workshop is a half day training session which will provide farmers’ market vendors with a basic knowledge of retail food safety, sanitation, and regulatory

Have a Question?

Contact Us Online or Call 610-391-9583 ext. 16

Farm Address:
5854 Vera Cruz Rd Emmaus, PA 18049

Mailing Address:
Lehigh County Ag Center 4184 Dorney Park Road Suite107 Allentown, PA, 18104

Visit us on: FacebookTwitter