Photo: Kristin Ryerson Photography

Chris Adams, Farm Manager

Chris Adams was born and raised in Manahawkin, NJ. He graduated from Delaware Valley College in 2013 with a B.S. in Environmental Science and a minor in Horticulture. After farming on his own for three years, Chris comes to Sassafras Hill Farm with the knowledge, experience and work ethic to bring you the best product available. Chris is in charge of the day to day operations at the farm, as well as all the social media and marketing for the farm.

 

Vaughn Depalma-Farr, Lead Farm Hand

Vaughn is our lead farm hand, and is the direct assistant to Chris. He helps with all the farming operations from planting to harvesting. Vaughn graduated from Stockton University in 2016 with a degree in Sustainability, and is a crucial part of the farm crew.

 

Photo Credit: Peter Hellberg

Photo Credit: Peter Hellberg

Jay Thompson, Owner

Jay Thompson is co-owner with Tine Mueller. They have owned the farm property since 2000, and are the creators of Sassafras Hill Farm. They are responsible for turning the wooded lot into what the farm looks like today.

 


Tina Mueller, Owner

Tina Muller is co-owner with Jay Thompson. They have owned the farm property since 2000, and are the creators of Sassafras Hill Farm. They are responsible for turning the wooded lot into what the farm looks like today.