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 would like to contact a specific sales person 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!

Customer Service

Toll Free 866-735-4454

Sales:

Paul Betz (866-735-4454, x106) Upper Midwest Sales

Elizabeth Downey (866-735-4454, x119) Wholesale Sales

Paul Feenan (866-735-4454, x115) Northeast US & Eastern Canada Sales 

Laura Goldshein (866-735-4454, x130) Mid-Atlantic Sales

Ada Snyder (360-540-6000) Northwest Sales

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 Manager

The Customer Service Manager is responsible for ensuring that our customers' interface with High Mowing Organic Seeds is friendly, efficient, and on point. This position is responsible for planning and implementing customer service strategies and operations; improving systems and processes; establishing performance metrics; and managing staff. The Customer Service Manager also serves as the liaison between the customer service team and other departments, ensuring effective communication and efficient interaction.

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.

Seasonal Seed Packing

We have an immediate need for full-time, seasonal seed packers. Applicants must be detail oriented, possess strong basic math skills, good communication skills, and a positive attitude. The ability to perform heavy lifting, pushing and pulling up to 100 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds frequently as well as performing repetitive hand, wrist and finger movements are requirements of this position. This is a great opportunity to make some extra cash and find out what High Mowing is all about.

If you’re interested in joining our team of talented employees, in a fast paced, mission-based company located in Vermont’s beautiful Northeast Kingdom please email your resume and references to jobs@highmowingseeds.com. Please put the job title in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. No phone calls please.

Seed Packing Crew Leader

The Seed Packing Crew Leader is responsible for maintaining consistent workflow and accuracy throughout the department by assisting the Seed Packing Production Supervisor with staff training and organization. The Crew Leader will support the Supervisor by creating/building work orders, moving seed in/out of bulk, printing packets, participating in special projects, and improving department setup and processes. This person will lead special crews for packing of garlic seeds, potato seeds and sprouts. Qualified applicants must be detail oriented, possess strong basic math skills, good communication skills, a positive attitude and will be able to display basic machine and computer competencies. The ability to perform heavy lifting, pushing and pulling up to 100 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds frequently as well as performing repetitive hand, wrist and finger movements are requirements of this position.

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.

Quality Control Technician

High Mowing Organic Seeds is seeking a dedicated full-time Technician looking to join our team.  This role will report to the Quality Control Manager and focus on all aspects of evaluating and improving seed quality.  The ideal candidate will possess a natural curiosity about seed biology, and be interested in learning about, and being flexible to, all processes that go into creating high quality seed lots for our customers. 

Requirements for this position include a biology or plant science background, excellent computer skills, strong organizational skills and an interest in how things work and grow.

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.

Regional Sales Associate

We seek an experienced sales representative to build new relationships and deepen existing relationships with customers, broaden our exposure and grow our revenue.  The Regional Sales Associate is primarily focused on selling to commercial growers through both inbound and outbound channels. The successful candidate will conduct outreach calls and visits to organic vegetable farms in order to reach or exceed sales goals, represent High Mowing at tradeshows and conferences, and assist in the development of marketing materials, blog articles and other materials in cooperation with the Marketing Department.  The ideal candidate will have three to five years of experience with commercial organic vegetable production or broad knowledge of commercial vegetable varieties and organic farming techniques, and be a proven relationship builder and sales closer.

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.

Customer Service Associate

The Customer Service Associate is responsible for processing incoming orders and for providing excellent customer service to our broad range of customers.  The successful candidate will receive and process large amounts of incoming orders by phone, web, fax, or email.  They will answer customer questions about our products and growing practices in general, and may also be asked to represent High Mowing at tradeshows and conferences if necessary.  The ideal candidate must possess excellent customer service skills, including the ability to use positive language, attentiveness and adaptability to resolve customer complaints.  This person must have practical working knowledge of and experience with commercial vegetable production methods. 

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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