meet the Alstede team
The Alstede Family
My favorite thing about the farm is being able to permanently preserve over 400 acres of farmland in Morris County.
Kurt W. Alstede
Founder, Owner & General Manager
over 40 years experience
I love being on the farm because of the connection to both customers and co-workers
over 10 years of experience
I love that we’re all one, big happy family and that new things occur regularly.
over 7 years of experience
The thing I love most about working on the farm is that I am able to go and pick food for myself and guests.
over 5 years of experience
My favorite thing about working on the farm is being involved with real farming and learning something new every day.
Assistant Retail Manager – Tailgates/Produce/Procurement over 9 years of experience
The Alstede Farms Office Team
I enjoy working for a company that makes me feel like family and know what good we do for our community.
Assistant General Manager/Retail Operations Manager
I enjoy the people I come in contact with at the farm, both team members, and guests.
To be given the opportunity to lead the design and creation of the entertainment and experiences on such a beautiful, family focused, farm in my hometown of Chester is certainly a dream come true.
I enjoy working on a farm that provides opportunities for families to slow down and share unforgettable moments together while learning about how their food is grown.
I enjoy working in such a unique environment. There’s always something new to learn.
The Alstede Farms Production Team
What I love most about working on the farm, aside from picking a fresh apple or strawberry from the plant; is working for something that’s bigger than I, that will be around long after I’m gone.
Senior Production Manager
Farm Production Manager
What I love most about working on the farm are our high tunnels which allow us to harvest early crops for our guests and our CSA members.
Assistant Farm Production Manager
What I enjoy most about working on the farm is planting and producing foodstuffs for families to enjoy.
Grounds and Planting
What I love most about working on the farm is the production relevant to the farm and taking care of the animals.
What I enjoy most about working on the farm is that we feed families and practice stewardship for future families and heirs in mind.
I love everything on the farm, especially the tractors and caring for the animals.
The Alstede Farms Grounds & Maintenance Team
I enjoy teaching people about the farm while maintaining a clean and beautiful farm for your visit.
What I love most about working on the farm is being outside in a country atmosphere with the farm animals and my colleagues.
I enjoy working the seasons and conversing with all the various international guests & team members on the farm.
Grounds and Plants
I love working on a farm where there’s always something different every day.
I love providing a wonderful shopping experience for our guests.
The Alstede Farms Retail Team
Assistant Retail Manager
Assistant Retail Manager
What I enjoy most about the farm is that the people treat me with respect and that I can earn a paycheck doing things that I love.
I enjoy creating new ways to prepare our homegrown produce to inspire healthy eating. I love working with our young farmers in our fresh discoveries farm camp.
Culinary & Education Specialist
The thing I love most about working on the farm is that I love to cook, tend and take care of my kitchen so I can feed guests delicious food.
Working on the farm is a pleasurable experience as I love to cook and create each and every flavor of ice cream that our customers purchase. I like to ensure that the customers are happy and want to come back to visit.
Departed Family Members