About Us

Staff and Careers

All of us at High Mowing Organic Seeds are passionate about food and farming. Some of us run our own farms. Some of us have farmed in the past. Most of us grow some of our own food. We are a fun-loving group with diverse interests, brought together by our common love of growing, on whatever scale, appreciation for the importance of sustainable agriculture, and tolerance of a cold climate.

Staff Directory

If you are a commercial grower or seed rack retailer and would like to contact a specific sales representative on the High Mowing Organic Seeds staff, please see below for a listing of names and contact information. If you have questions or comments for other departments or not intended for a specific staff person, please use our Contact Us Form. We love to hear from our customers, so feel free to drop us a line about what worked, what didn't and what you'd like to see us do! Due to an unprecedented increase in the number of orders and inquiries we are receiving since the severity of COVID-19 increased, we are experiencing some delays in our response time. You can expect to receive a reply from a customer service representative within 7 days.

Customer Service

Toll Free 866-735-4454

Commercial Grower and Seed Rack Sales Representatives

Paul Betz, Sales Manager (866-735-4454, x106) paul@highmowingseeds.com

Elizabeth Downey, Wholesale Sales Manager (866-735-4454, x119) elizabeth@highmowingseeds.com

Elizabeth serves seed rack retailers in the U.S. and Canada.

Zachary Leonard, Wholesale Sales (866-735-4454, x129) zleonard@highmowingseeds.com

Zachary serves seed rack retailers in the U.S. and Canada.

Daniel Eggert, Southeastern U.S. (866-735-4454, x172) deggert@highmowingseeds.com

Daniel serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Tennessee.

Paul Feenan, Northeastern U.S. (866-735-4454, x115) pfeenan@highmowingseeds.com

Paul serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Michigan and Wisconsin.

Laura Goldshein, Mid-Atlantic U.S. (866-735-4454, x130) laurag@highmowingseeds.com

Laura serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia.

Sara Riegler, Western and Southwestern U.S. (866-735-4454, x118) sarar@highmowingseeds.com

Sara serves commercial growers in Arizona, Hawaii, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Puerto Rico, Texas, Utah and the Virgin Islands.

Ada Snyder, Northwestern U.S. (866-735-4454, x138) ada@highmowingseeds.com

Ada serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Alaska, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington and Wyoming.

Aaron Varadi, Canada (866-735-4454, x165) avaradi@highmowingseeds.com

Aaron serves commercial growers in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Labrador, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan and Yukon.

Current Job Openings at High Mowing Organic Seeds:   

Come join our team of talented employees, in a fast paced, growing, mission-based company located in Vermont’s beautiful Northeast Kingdom. High Mowing Organic Seeds is an independently owned leader in the non-GMO seed, farming and food community, committed to providing high quality organic seeds to our customers.  We care about the earth, each other and what we do.


Customer Service Associate

A Customer Service Associate is responsible for processing incoming orders and for providing excellent customer service to our broad range of customers.  This is a seasonal position, with some weekend hours required during the January-April period.  While remote work is a possibility, actual potential for remote work will be assessed individually.  The ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, including the ability to use positive language, attentiveness and adaptability to resolve customer complaints.  Experience with farming, gardening, and/or food is highly desirable.

A complete job description can be obtained by clicking here.  Please email your resume, cover letter, and references to jobs@highmowingseeds.com.  Please put the job title in the subject line.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  No phone calls please.

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About Us

Staff and Careers

All of us at High Mowing Organic Seeds are passionate about food and farming. Some of us run our own farms. Some of us have farmed in the past. Most of us grow some of our own food. We are a fun-loving group with diverse interests, brought together by our common love of growing, on whatever scale, appreciation for the importance of sustainable agriculture, and tolerance of a cold climate. 

Staff Directory

If you are a commercial grower or seed rack retailer and would like to contact a specific sales representative on the High Mowing Organic Seeds staff, please see below for a listing of names and contact information. If you have questions or comments for other departments or not intended for a specific staff person, please use our Contact Us Form. We love to hear from our customers, so feel free to drop us a line about what worked, what didn't and what you'd like to see us do!

Due to an unprecedented increase in the number of orders and inquiries we are receiving since the severity of COVID-19 increased, we are experiencing some delays in our response time.

You can expect to receive a reply from a customer service representative within 7 days.

Customer Service

Toll Free 866-735-4454

Commercial Grower and Seed Rack Sales Representatives

Paul Betz, Sales Manager (866-735-4454, x106) 
paul@highmowingseeds.com 

Jenn Detweiler, Wholesale Sales Manager (866-735-4454, x190)
jdetweiler@highmowingseeds.com 
Jenn serves seed rack retailers in the U.S. and Canada.

Zachary Leonard, Wholesale Sales (866-735-4454, x129) 
zleonard@highmowingseeds.com 
Zachary serves seed rack retailers in the U.S. and Canada.

Daniel Eggert, Southeastern U.S. (866-735-4454, x172) 
deggert@highmowingseeds.com 
Daniel serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Tennessee.

Paul Feenan, Northeastern U.S. (866-735-4454, x115) 
pfeenan@highmowingseeds.com 
Paul serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Michigan and Wisconsin.

Michelle Hochkeppel, Mid-Atlantic U.S. (866-735-4454, x135) 
mhochkeppel@highmowingseeds.com 
Michelle serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D.C., and West Virginia.

Sara Riegler, Western and Southwestern U.S. (866-735-4454, x118)
sarar@highmowingseeds.com 
Sara serves commercial growers in Arizona, Hawaii, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Puerto Rico, Texas, Utah and the Virgin Islands.

Ada Snyder, Northwestern U.S. (866-735-4454, x138) 
ada@highmowingseeds.com 
Ada serves commercial growers in the U.S. states of Alaska, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington and Wyoming.

Aaron Varadi, Canada (866-735-4454, x165) 
avaradi@highmowingseeds.com 
Aaron serves commercial growers in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Labrador, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan and Yukon.

Current Job Openings

Come join our team of talented employees, in a fast paced, growing, mission-based company located in Vermont’s beautiful Northeast Kingdom. High Mowing Organic Seeds is an independently owned leader in the non-GMO seed, farming and food community, committed to providing high quality organic seeds to our customers.  We care about the earth, each other and what we do.

Customer Service Associate

A Customer Service Associate is responsible for processing incoming orders and for providing excellent customer service to our broad range of customers.  This is a seasonal position, with some weekend hours required during the January-April period.  While remote work is a possibility, actual potential for remote work will be assessed individually.  The ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, including the ability to use positive language, attentiveness and adaptability to resolve customer complaints.  Experience with farming, gardening, and/or food is highly desirable.

A complete job description can be obtained by clicking here.  Please email your resume, cover letter, and references to jobs@highmowingseeds.com.  Please put the job title in the subject line.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  No phone calls please.

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