Farm location: 5854 Vera Cruz Road, Emmaus, PA 18049 Google Map 610-391-9583 ext. 16
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Lindsey Parks (Executive Director)

As Executive Director of the Seed Farm, Lindsey Parks oversees the operations of the Seed Farm agricultural incubator and new farmer education program.


Prior to joining the Seed Farm, she has worked with Buy Fresh Buy Local as their Farm to Restaurant Program Coordinator. Before that, she started Local Provender, a small business that connects small, sustainable farms with local chefs and grocers. She has volunteered with the Emmaus Farmers' Market and worked on the Food and Water Watch Farm Bill campaign.
Lindsey is a founding member of Seven Generations Charter School in Emmaus, as well as the founder of Lehigh Valley Natural Living Co-ops. She studied Economics at Washington and Lee University and has previously worked in the banking and insurance industries.

Becca Munro (Farm Manager)

Becca Munro directs all aspects of The Seed Farm, including the training programs, equipment trials and the market garden demonstration.

She has worked many years as a farmer/educator for non-profits like Heifer International's Overlook Farm and The FARM Institute. Becca is a graduate of Warren Wilson College, in Western North Carolina, and is glad to be back farming in her home state of again.    

Apprentices learn about greenhouse management at Eagle Point FarmApril 11th, 2014

The Seed Farm apprentices joined other enthusiastic new farmers to learn about greenhouse management at Eagle Point Farm in Kutztown PA this week. They learned about how important it is to moderate te

Lessons From Exploring the Small Farm DreamApril 9th, 2014

Have you ever asked yourself, “Is farming right for me?” Are you currently working on a farm or have aspirations to start your own agriculture enterprise? Twenty-eight participants of Penn

Seed Farm Apprentice Graduates are Ready for Next Year with Farm Plans in HandFebruary 16th, 2014

Seed Farm Apprentices graduated from the Penn State’s Vegetable Business Planner with complete farm plans this winter and are busy planning for farm start-up in 2014. Farming is a complicated ca

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Farm Address:
5854 Vera Cruz Rd Emmaus, PA 18049

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

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