Zone Support Managers
T.A. SEEDS specializes in seeds for eastern farmers. We help our customers make the best selection for every field, and we provide support through our strong network of dealers and our Zone Support Managers.
Our Zone Support Managers oversee T.A. SEEDS’ dealer network and ensure that all needs are met. They also provide expert advice in the field. Scroll down to find the Zone Support Manager in your area.
If you’re looking for a T.A. SEEDS dealer, please give us a call or send us an e-mail through the Contact Form on this website. Thanks!
David “Huffy” Huffman
Huffy is our Zone Support Manager for eastern Pennsylvania and southern New York. Huffy grew up working with T.A. SEEDS. He started in the fields with our de-tasseling crews. Later he gained valuable insight on the biology behind the seeds by working in T.A. SEEDS research / quality control. Now Huffy is responsible for servicing one of our core dealer networks. His practical experience helps producers improve their inputs and outputs, and his careful attention to good customer service is appreciated by our dealers. Huffy holds a passion for the outdoors, agriculture and delivering on the ideals of T.A. SEEDS.
Michael Swisher is our Zone Support Manager for T.A. SEEDS dealers throughout Western Maryland, Virginia, and also for select distributors in North Carolina and Georgia.
Mike has seventeen years of experience in the industry, most notably with Culpepper Farmers’ Cooperative. He has a bachelor’s degree in agricultural economics with a minor in animal sciences from Virginia Tech.
Mike and his family reside near Berryville, VA.
Brian Ishman is our Zone Support Manager for T.A. SEEDS dealers throughout Western Pennsylvania and Ohio.
Brian is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and is an active participant in various Jefferson Country agricultural organizations. Brian and his family reside in Punxsutawney, PA.
John Lefever is our Zone Support Manager for T.A. SEEDS dealers throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
John has many years of experience in the industry. John farms on his own in Lancaster County, PA, and grew up in and around agriculture. He is active in the Lancaster County agricultural community. John and his family reside in Quarryville, PA.